Accounting for confounding

Raina, Sunil Kumar
January 2015
Indian Journal of Psychiatry;Jan-Mar2015, Vol. 57 Issue 1, p110
Academic Journal
Letter to the Editor
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article "impact of psychiatry training on attitude of medical students toward mental illness and psychiatry" in the previous issue of the journal.


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