Published 1982 by Association of University Programs in Health Administration in Arlington, Va .
Written in EnglishRead online
Bibliography: p. 131-133.
|Statement||edited by Anne Crichton and Duncan Neuhauser.|
|Series||Issues in epidemiology for administration|
|Contributions||Crichton, Anne, Neuhauser, Duncan, 1939-, Association of University Programs in Health Administration.|
|LC Classifications||RA651 .N48 1982|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||133 p. :|
|Number of Pages||133|
|LC Control Number||82082961|
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