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Modern medicine

Hywel Davies

Modern medicine

a doctor"s dissent

by Hywel Davies

  • 181 Want to read
  • 29 Currently reading

Published by Abelard-Schuman in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Medicine -- Philosophy.,
  • Therapeutics -- Complications.,
  • Iatrogenic diseases.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statement[by] Hywel Davies.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsR723 .D35
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 133 p. ;
    Number of Pages133
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4608986M
    ISBN 100200724541
    LC Control Number77372476
    OCLC/WorldCa3378868


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