Health information and the consumer
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Health information and the consumer papers from a symposium held on 30th November 1994

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Published by Office of Health Economics in London .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

Statementedited by Jane Griffin.
ContributionsGriffin, Jane., Association of the British Pharmaceutical Industry. Office of Health Economics.
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 73p. :
Number of Pages73
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17292360M

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