TITLE

Tailgate talk

PUB. DATE
February 2012
SOURCE
Safety Alert for Supervisors;2/27/2012, Vol. 9 Issue 208, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers step-by-step instructions for the first aid treatment of shock.
ACCESSION #
72452436

 

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