Cost of national medical care: a chart book.
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Published by U.S. Dept. of Health, Education, and Welfare [For Sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in [Washington] .
Written in English


  • Hospitals -- United States -- Rates -- Statistics.,
  • Costs and Cost Analysis.,
  • Economics, Medical -- United States.,
  • Expenditures, Health -- United States.

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ContributionsUnited States. Dept. of Health, Education, and Welfare.
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (unpaged)
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Open LibraryOL14100230M

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