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Alfred Newton Richards - bibliography

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Biography

American medical scientist, 1876-1966.

Bibliography

  • A. N. Richards and kidney micropuncture.
    In: Alfred Newton Richards. Scientist and Man, edited by Isaac Star.
    Annals of Internal Medicine, Philadelphia, 1969, 71: 1-89. [Supplement 8]

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