Quality of drug information for healthcare professionals: The ARCA acronym

Keywords: Drug Information Services, Decision Support Systems, Clinical, Drug Labeling, Total Quality Management

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Fernando Fernandez-Llimos
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/?term=fernandez-llimos

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Published
2015-12-28
Section
Editorial

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