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Published by Palgrave macmillan in New York .
Written in English


  • Medical policy -- Great Britain,
  • Public health -- Great Britain

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementedited by Sandra Dawson and Zoe Slote Morris.
ContributionsDawson, Sandra., Morris, Zoë Slote.
LC ClassificationsRA485 .F88 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22665120M
ISBN 109780230013599
LC Control Number2008043562

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