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Measuring Medicine

An Introduction to Health Status Assessment and a Framework for Application (Faulkner & Gray"s Medical Outcomes and Practice Guidelines L)

by Michael Huber

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Published by Faulkner & Gray, Incorporated .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Health Care Delivery,
  • Medical / Nursing

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsSpencer Vibbert (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages259
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8681478M
    ISBN 101881393291
    ISBN 109781881393290

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