TITLE

Liver Transplants Among US Veterans

AUTHOR(S)
Kaplan, David E.; Goldberg, David S.
PUB. DATE
July 2014
SOURCE
JAMA: Journal of the American Medical Association;7/23/2014, Vol. 312 Issue 4, p437
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Letter to the Editor
ABSTRACT
A response from the authors of the article "Association of Distance From a Transplant Center With Access to Waitlist Placement, Receipt of Liver Transplantation, and Survival Among U.S. Veterans," by David S. Goldberg, David E. Kaplan, and B. French, that was published in a 2014 issue of the "Journal of the American Medical Association" (JAMA) is presented.
ACCESSION #
97186210

 

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