Lithium salts in the treatment of psychotic excitement / John F. J. Cade
Cade, John F. J. (2000). Lithium salts in the treatment of psychotic excitement / John F. J. Cade. Bulletin of the World Health Organization : the International Journal of Public Health 2000 ; 78(4) : 518-520 https://apps.who.int/iris/handle/10665/57404
JournalBulletin of the World Health Organization : the International Journal of Public Health 2000 ; 78(4) : 518-520
DescriptionOriginal article published in the Medical Journal of Australia 1949, Vol. II, 36th year, no. 10; reproduced with permission of the Journal
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