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Minimum geriatric screening tools to detect common geriatric problems

Bibliographic reference Pepersack, T ; College of Geriatrics and the Belgian Society for Gerontology and Geriatrics ; Swine, Christian ; Baeyens, J.P. ; Daniels, H. ; et. al. Minimum geriatric screening tools to detect common geriatric problems. In: Journal of Nutrition, Health and Aging, Vol. 12, no. 5, p. 348-352 (2008)
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