TITLE

Points from Letters: Femoral Artery Complications after Diagnostic Procedures

AUTHOR(S)
Johnson, J. K.
PUB. DATE
September 1973
SOURCE
British Medical Journal;9/15/1973, Vol. 3 Issue 5880, p595
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Letter
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
64108274

 

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