El escorial World Federation of Neurology criteria for the diagnosis of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis

@article{Brooks1994ElEW,
  title={El escorial World Federation of Neurology criteria for the diagnosis of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis},
  author={Benjamin Rix Brooks},
  journal={Journal of the Neurological Sciences},
  year={1994},
  volume={124},
  pages={96-107}
}
  • B. Brooks
  • Published 1 July 1994
  • Medicine
  • Journal of the Neurological Sciences
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