Who speaks for the patient? the crisis in Canadian health care by Andrew J. Allentuck

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Published by Burns & MacEachern in Don Mills, Ont .

Written in English

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  • Canada.


  • Medical economics -- Canada.,
  • Medical care -- Canada.

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StatementAndrew Allentuck.
LC ClassificationsRA410.55.C2 A4
The Physical Object
Pagination111 p. ;
Number of Pages111
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4481003M
ISBN 100887680798
LC Control Number79309345

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