Cardiovascular health care economics
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Cardiovascular health care economics by James Tyler Kent

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Published by Humana Press, Inc. in Totowa, NJ .
Written in English

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Statementedited by William S. Weintraub.
LC ClassificationsRA
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 436 p. :
Number of Pages436
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22539555M
ISBN 100896038742

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