TITLE

IBD: the drugs work…but do the patients?

AUTHOR(S)
Cohen, Russell D.
PUB. DATE
April 2003
SOURCE
American Journal of Gastroenterology;Apr2003, Vol. 98 Issue 4, p722
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
9658082

 

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