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Selected reflections on quality of medical care evaluation in the 1980"s

Robert H. Brook

Selected reflections on quality of medical care evaluation in the 1980"s

by Robert H. Brook

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Published by Rand in Santa Monica, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Medical care -- United States -- Evaluation.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRobert H. Brook, Allyson Ross Davies, Caren J. Kamberg.
    SeriesA Rand note ; N-1308-HEW
    ContributionsDavies, Allyson Ross., Kamberg, C. J.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 20 p. ;
    Number of Pages20
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16433404M

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