Understanding surgical outpatients
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Understanding surgical outpatients by Alison Jane Waghorn

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Published by University of Birmingham in Birmingham .
Written in English


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Thesis (M.D.) - University of Birmingham, Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, 1999.

Statementby Alison Jane Waghorn.
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Open LibraryOL18455810M

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