Niels Henrik Ingvar Hjøllund

Kan karpaltunnelsyndrom være arbejdsbetinget?

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Kan karpaltunnelsyndrom være arbejdsbetinget? / Hjøllund, Niels Henrik Ingvar; Bonde, J P.

I: Ugeskrift for Laeger, Bind 154, Nr. 43, 19.10.1992, s. 2968-74.

Publikation: Bidrag til tidsskrift/Konferencebidrag i tidsskrift /Bidrag til avisTidsskriftartikelForskningpeer review

Harvard

Hjøllund, NHI & Bonde, JP 1992, 'Kan karpaltunnelsyndrom være arbejdsbetinget?', Ugeskrift for Laeger, bind 154, nr. 43, s. 2968-74.

APA

Hjøllund, N. H. I., & Bonde, J. P. (1992). Kan karpaltunnelsyndrom være arbejdsbetinget? Ugeskrift for Laeger, 154(43), 2968-74.

CBE

Hjøllund NHI, Bonde JP. 1992. Kan karpaltunnelsyndrom være arbejdsbetinget?. Ugeskrift for Laeger. 154(43):2968-74.

MLA

Hjøllund, Niels Henrik Ingvar og J P Bonde. "Kan karpaltunnelsyndrom være arbejdsbetinget?". Ugeskrift for Laeger. 1992, 154(43). 2968-74.

Vancouver

Hjøllund NHI, Bonde JP. Kan karpaltunnelsyndrom være arbejdsbetinget? Ugeskrift for Laeger. 1992 okt 19;154(43):2968-74.

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Hjøllund, Niels Henrik Ingvar ; Bonde, J P. / Kan karpaltunnelsyndrom være arbejdsbetinget?. I: Ugeskrift for Laeger. 1992 ; Bind 154, Nr. 43. s. 2968-74.

Bibtex

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