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Published by Prentice Hall in Englewood Cliffs, N.J .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • United States.

Subjects:

  • Social medicine -- United States.,
  • Medical ethics -- United States.,
  • Medical care -- United States.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementGregory L. Weiss, Lynne E. Lonnquist.
ContributionsLonnquist, Lynne E.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsRA418.3.U6 W45 1994
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 390 p. :
Number of Pages390
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1421040M
ISBN 100138190615
LC Control Number93031192
OCLC/WorldCa28707783

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