TITLE

Physicians need to speak out about gun control

AUTHOR(S)
LUND, LISA
PUB. DATE
January 2013
SOURCE
Minnesota Medicine;Jan2013, Vol. 96 Issue 1, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Letter
ABSTRACT
A letter to the editor is presented related to gun control and the firearms policies in the U.S. and a response from the editor is also presented.
ACCESSION #
85106352

 

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