Assessment and evaluation of health and medical care a methods text

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Published by Open University Press in Buckingham, Philadelphia .

Written in English

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  • Medical care -- Evaluation -- Methodology.,
  • Outcome Assessment (Health Care),
  • Health Services Research -- methods.,
  • Epidemiologic Methods.

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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Book details

Statementedited by Crispin Jenkinson.
ContributionsJenkinson, Crispin, 1962-
LC ClassificationsRA399.A1 A88 1997
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 189 p. ;
Number of Pages189
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL657534M
ISBN 10033519706X, 0335197051
LC Control Number97002673

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