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Our present complaint history, health, and disease in America by Charles E. Rosenberg

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Published by Johns Hopkins University Press in Baltimore .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Medicine -- United States -- History,
  • Medical care -- United States -- History,
  • Patient Satisfaction -- United States,
  • Delivery of Health Care -- United States,
  • Health Policy -- United States,
  • Physician"s Role -- United States

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementCharles E. Rosenberg.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsR151 .R67 2007
The Physical Object
Paginationp. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17884897M
ISBN 100801887151, 080188716X
ISBN 109780801887154, 9780801887161
LC Control Number2007013960

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