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Health service, society, and medicine

Karl Evang

Health service, society, and medicine

present day health services in their relation to medical science and social structures.

by Karl Evang

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Published by Oxford University Press in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hygiene, Public,
  • Insurance, Hospitalization,
  • Medical care

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliographical footnotes.

    SeriesUniversity of London. Heath Clark lectures, 1958, Heath Clark lectures, 1958
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 171 p. illus. ;
    Number of Pages171
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19043113M

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