TITLE

Bariatric Products

PUB. DATE
September 2010
SOURCE
PN;Sep2010, Vol. 64 Issue 9, p78
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Product Review
ABSTRACT
The article evaluates the 120-page durable medical equipment (DME) catalog from AliMed Inc.
ACCESSION #
52792814

 

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