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Economics, medicine, and health care

by Gavin H. Mooney

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Published by Harvester Wheatsheaf, Barnes & Noble Books in Hemel Hempstead [England], Savage, Md .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Medical economics,
  • Medical ethics.,
  • Medical care.,
  • Delivery of Health Care -- economics.,
  • Economics, Medical.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementGavin Mooney.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRA410 .M66 1992
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 179 p. :
    Number of Pages179
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1705864M
    ISBN 100389209910, 0745010121, 0745010148
    LC Control Number92007234

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