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Microbiology: Test Selection

Microbiology: Test Selection is a topic covered in the Guide to Diagnostic Tests.

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Citation

McPhee, Stephen J., et al. "Microbiology: Test Selection." Guide to Diagnostic Tests, 7th ed., McGraw-Hill Education, 2017. Emergency Central, emergency.unboundmedicine.com/emergency/view/GDT/619298/all/Microbiology:_Test_Selection.
McPhee SJ, Lu CM, Nicoll D. Microbiology: Test Selection. Guide to Diagnostic Tests. 7th ed. McGraw-Hill Education; 2017. https://emergency.unboundmedicine.com/emergency/view/GDT/619298/all/Microbiology:_Test_Selection. Accessed April 25, 2019.
McPhee, S. J., Lu, C. M., & Nicoll, D. (2017). Microbiology: Test Selection. In Guide to Diagnostic Tests. Available from https://emergency.unboundmedicine.com/emergency/view/GDT/619298/all/Microbiology:_Test_Selection
McPhee SJ, Lu CM, Nicoll D. Microbiology: Test Selection [Internet]. In: Guide to Diagnostic Tests. McGraw-Hill Education; 2017. [cited 2019 April 25]. Available from: https://emergency.unboundmedicine.com/emergency/view/GDT/619298/all/Microbiology:_Test_Selection.
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