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5 edition of Health services in the United States found in the catalog.

Health services in the United States

by Florence A. Wilson

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Published by Ballinger Pub. Co. in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Medical care -- United States.,
    • Delivery of health care -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statement[by] Florence A. Wilson [and] Duncan Neuhauser.
      ContributionsNeuhauser, Duncan, 1939- joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsRA395.A3 W54
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 224 p.
      Number of Pages224
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5427567M
      ISBN 100884101010
      LC Control Number73022396

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