TITLE

Points from Letters: Making Hospital Geriatrics Work

AUTHOR(S)
Mitchell, J. H.
PUB. DATE
January 1974
SOURCE
British Medical Journal;1/26/1974, Vol. 1 Issue 5899, p162
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Letter
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
64109454

 

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