Geriatric Medicine and the Challenges of Transition of Care in the Rural Health Sector

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  • Arvindselvan Mohanaselvan Sutter Health - Memorial Hospital Los Banos, California, USA - 93635

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https://doi.org/10.30564/jgm.v5i1.5502

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Mohanaselvan, A. . (2023). Geriatric Medicine and the Challenges of Transition of Care in the Rural Health Sector. Journal of Geriatric Medicine, 5(1). https://doi.org/10.30564/jgm.v5i1.5502

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