Journal of Neurology

, 254:1306 | Cite as

Mary Broadfoot Walker (1888–1974)

PIONEERS IN NEUROLOGY

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Medicines and Healthcare productsRegulatory Agency, Floor 11, Market TowersLondonUK

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