Rubidium in psychiatry: Research implications

@article{MalekAhmadi1984RubidiumIP,
  title={Rubidium in psychiatry: Research implications},
  author={Parviz Malek-Ahmadi and John Alexander Williams},
  journal={Pharmacology Biochemistry and Behavior},
  year={1984},
  volume={21},
  pages={49-50}
}
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