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Published by Open University Press in Buckingham, Philadelphia .
Written in English



  • Great Britain.


  • Palliative treatment.,
  • Hospice care.,
  • Palliative Treatment -- trends -- Great Britain.,
  • Public Policy -- Great Britain.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementedited by David Clark.
ContributionsClark, David, 1953-
LC ClassificationsR726.8 .F88 1993
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 180 p. :
Number of Pages180
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1742426M
ISBN 100335157653, 0335157645
LC Control Number92049440

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