TITLE

The pain killer

AUTHOR(S)
Muha, Laura
PUB. DATE
November 1998
SOURCE
Biography;Nov98, Vol. 2 Issue 11, p56
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Biography
ABSTRACT
Profiles Doctor Charles Berde, a specialist in pain treatment for children and co-founder and director of the Pain Treatment Service at Children's Hospital in Boston, Massachusetts. Strategies in handling children's pain; Career background. INSET: What to do when your child is in pain.
ACCESSION #
1381609

 

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