Long-term use of benzodiazepines: the views of patients. / Ming, K.; Gabe, Jonathan; Williams, P.; Rodrigo, E.

In: The British Journal of General Practice, Vol. 40, 1990, p. 194-196.

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In: The British Journal of General Practice, Vol. 40, 1990, p. 194-196.

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Ming, K., Gabe, J., Williams, P., & Rodrigo, E. (1990). Long-term use of benzodiazepines: the views of patients. The British Journal of General Practice, 40, 194-196. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1371277/pdf/brjgenprac00080-0022.pdf

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Ming K, Gabe J, Williams P, Rodrigo E. Long-term use of benzodiazepines: the views of patients. The British Journal of General Practice. 1990;40:194-196.

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Ming, K. ; Gabe, Jonathan ; Williams, P. ; Rodrigo, E. / Long-term use of benzodiazepines: the views of patients. In: The British Journal of General Practice. 1990 ; Vol. 40. pp. 194-196.

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