Pemoline‐associated fulminant liver failure: Testing the evidence for causation

@article{Berkovitch1995PemolineassociatedFL,
  title={Pemoline‐associated fulminant liver failure: Testing the evidence for causation},
  author={Matitiahu Berkovitch and Elena Pope and James Phillips and Gideon Koren},
  journal={Clinical Pharmacology \& Therapeutics},
  year={1995},
  volume={57}
}

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