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Publication Type
Journal Article
UWI Author(s)
Author, Analytic
Wright-Pascoe, Rosemarie A.
Author Affiliation, Ana.
Department of Medicine
Article Title
The physician as detective
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Journal Title
West Indian Medical Journal
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Reprint Status
Refereed
Date of Publication
1999
Volume ID
48
Issue ID
4
Page(s)
250
Language
eng
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ISSN
0043-3144
Notes
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Abstract
Discusses the way in which physicians have to at times 'investigate' cases presented for conditions brought on by medication being used outside the instruction of the physician. Looks at two cases in which patients presented with hypoglycaemia and after investigation it was determined that the occurrence was brought on by drugs being self-administered by the patients.....
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