TITLE

Fluoride and Osteoporosis

AUTHOR(S)
Jowsey, Jenifer; Riggs, B. Lawrence; Kelly, Patrick J.
PUB. DATE
February 1974
SOURCE
British Medical Journal;2/2/1974, Vol. 1 Issue 5900, p199
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Letter
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
64109498

 

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