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A New Epidemic

Harm in Health Care-How to make Rational Decisions about Medical and Surgical Treatment

by Aage R. Moller

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Published by Nova Science Publishers, Inc. .
Written in English

  • Health systems & services,
  • Medicine

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    Number of Pages301
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    Open LibraryOL12503885M
    ISBN 101600218849
    ISBN 109781600218842

    Epidemic in New Orleans. In the final yellow fever epidemic in the United States took place in New Orleans, the city that had seen some of the nation's worst outbreaks. Though the danger of Author: American Experience.

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