Stanley G. Rockson, M.D.
From Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA. Address reprint requests to Dr. Rockson at the Falk Cardiovascular Research Center, Stanford University School of Medicine, 300 Pasteur Dr., Stanford, CA 94305, or at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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