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Crisis in U.S. health care corporate power vs. the common good by John P. Geyman

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Published by Copernicus Healthcare in Friday Harbor, Washington .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Public health,
  • Medical economics,
  • Privatization,
  • Health insurance,
  • Health care reform,
  • Cost of Medical care,
  • Medical care,
  • Medical policy

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementJohn Geyman, M.D.
The Physical Object
Pagination380 pages
Number of Pages380
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26926812M
ISBN 101938218159
ISBN 109781938218156
LC Control Number2016960634
OCLC/WorldCa973804566

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