P-Q-R-S-T, a guide to the interpretation of electrocardiograms
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P-Q-R-S-T, a guide to the interpretation of electrocardiograms by Joseph E. F. Riseman

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Published in [Boston .
Written in English


  • Electrocardiography

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Statement[by] Joseph E.F. Riseman ...
LC ClassificationsRC683 .R5
The Physical Object
Pagination1 p. l., 28 p.
Number of Pages28
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL28997M
LC Control Numbersg 44000230

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