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Citizens and Health Care Participation and Planning for Social Change (Pergamon policy studies on social policy) by Checkoway

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Published by Pergamon Pr .
Written in English


  • Health systems & services,
  • Consumer participation,
  • Health Care Planning,
  • Citizen participation,
  • Health planning,
  • Medical policy,
  • United States

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages328
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9265799M
ISBN 100080271928
ISBN 109780080271927

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