How patient stratification and pharmacogenetics affect ADRs in complex patients
- At: 2013 FIP Congress in Dublin (Ireland)
- Type: Presentation
- By: ALFIREVIC, Ana (University of Liverpool, Liverpool, United Kingdom)
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