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Australian health care system, 1980

Grant, Colin.

Australian health care system, 1980

by Grant, Colin.

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Published by School of Health Administration, University of New South Wales in [Kensington, N.S.W.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Medical care -- Australia -- Statistics.,
  • Medical laws and legislation -- Australia.,
  • Public health administration -- Australia.,
  • Australia -- Statistics, Medical.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 164-166.

    StatementC. Grant & H.M. Lapsley.
    SeriesAustralian studies in health service administration -- no. 38
    ContributionsLapsley, H. M.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRA555 .A8 no.38, RA553 G72
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 167 p. :
    Number of Pages167
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19559866M
    ISBN 10085832041X

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