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The nurse"s guide to the law

by Sidney H. Willig

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Published by McGraw-Hill in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Nursing -- Law and legislation -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Statement[by] Sidney H. Willig.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF2915.N8 W5
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 264 p.
      Number of Pages264
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4432951M
      LC Control Number79076826

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