Rationing Trauma Care to the Elderly: An Ethical Dilemma
Pierce, James R.
Bosek, Marcia Sue DeWolf
Baker Tina P.H.
MEDSURG Nursing 1995 June; 4(3): 189-192, 215, 217-219
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