Junior Doctors’ Knowledge about Chronic Hepatitis B Guideline: A Survey Among 30 Primary Hospitals in Sichuan Province of China

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To Cite : Chen E, Wang M, Bai L, Lv X, Zhang D, et al. Junior Doctors’ Knowledge about Chronic Hepatitis B Guideline: A Survey Among 30 Primary Hospitals in Sichuan Province of China, Hepat Mon. 2017 ;17(3):e58695. doi: 10.5812/hepatmon.45010.
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