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Medical, ethical and legal issues regarding thrombolytic therapy in the Jehovah's Witness

  • Jeremy Sugarman
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    From Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, USA

    From Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA

    From the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina USA
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  • Larry R. Churchill
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    From Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, USA

    From Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA

    From the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina USA
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  • John Kevin Moore
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    From Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, USA

    From Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA

    From the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina USA
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  • Robert A. Waugh
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    Address for reprints: Robert A. Waugh, MD, Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Box 3032, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710.
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    From Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA

    From the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina USA
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