David Atkins, MD, MPH; David Ross, MD, PhD, MBI; Michael Kelley, MD
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Dr. Kelley: National Program Director for Oncology, Durham VA Medical Center, 508 Fulton Street, Hematology/Oncology (111G), Durham, NC 27705.
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Atkins D, Ross D, Kelley M. Acting in the Face of Uncertainty. Ann Intern Med. 2014;161:300-301. doi: 10.7326/M14-1344
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 2014;161(4):300-301.
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