TITLE

Nursing Staff and Work Load

AUTHOR(S)
Halter, Hazel H. L. E.
PUB. DATE
August 1974
SOURCE
British Medical Journal;8/31/1974, Vol. 3 Issue 5930, p580
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Letter
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
64111622

 

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