A draft at the back door

Schurter, Matthew J.
September 2009
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;9/1/2009, Vol. 181 Issue 5, p291
Academic Journal
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article "Efficacy and Safety of Insulin Analogues for the Management of Diabetes Mellitus: A Meta-Analysis" in the February 17, 2009 issue.


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