TITLE

Points from Letters: Alcoholism in a General Practice

AUTHOR(S)
Kelly, B. G.
PUB. DATE
April 1965
SOURCE
British Medical Journal;4/10/1965, Vol. 1 Issue 5440, p1002
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Letter
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
64058427

 

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