Disruptions in the Supply of Medications Used in Transplantation: Implications and Management Strategies for the Transplant Clinician
Version of Record online: 5 NOV 2012
© Copyright 2012 The American Society of Transplantation and the American Society of Transplant Surgeons
American Journal of Transplantation
Volume 13, Issue 1, pages 20–30, January 2013
How to Cite
Krisl, J. C., Fortier, C. R. and Taber, D. J. (2013), Disruptions in the Supply of Medications Used in Transplantation: Implications and Management Strategies for the Transplant Clinician. American Journal of Transplantation, 13: 20–30. doi: 10.1111/j.1600-6143.2012.04308.x
- Issue online: 26 DEC 2012
- Version of Record online: 5 NOV 2012
- Manuscript Accepted: 11 SEP 2012
- Manuscript Revised: 7 SEP 2012
- Manuscript Received: 13 JUN 2012
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