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Spinal Cord Injury An Analysis of Medical and Social Costs by Paul K. O"Leary

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Published by Demos Medical Publishing .
Written in English


  • Health systems & services,
  • Social aspects,
  • Medical,
  • Costs Of Health Care,
  • Orthopedics,
  • United States,
  • Medical / Nursing,
  • Public Health,
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation,
  • Spinal cord,
  • Wounds and injuries,
  • Economic aspects,
  • Epidemiology

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsMonroe Berkowitz (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages188
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8711274M
ISBN 10188879917X
ISBN 109781888799170

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