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Jaime Rotés-Quérol - bibliography

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Biography

Spanish rheumatologist, born January 15,1921, Balaguer, Provincia de Llleida.

Bibliography

  • Hyperostose ankylosante vertébrale.
    Ankylosing hyperostosis of the spine. With J. Forestier
    Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases, London, 1950, 9: 321-330.
  • Hiperostosis anquilosante vertebral. A: Reumatología clínica.
    J. Rotés Querol, editor. Barcelona: Espaxs, 1983: 462-472.
  • Reumatología. Balance de un siglo.
    Jano, Medicina y Humanidades, 2000, 58 (1345): 11.
  • La fibromialgia en el año 2002.
    Revista española de reumatologia, Barcelona, 2003, 30 (4): 145-149.

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