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Published by Ausmed Publications .
Written in English


  • Gynaecology & obstetrics,
  • Nursing,
  • Oncology,
  • Nursing - Oncology & Cancer,
  • Medical,
  • Nursing - General

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Edition Notes

ContributionsTish Lancaster (Editor), Kathryn Nattress (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages438
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8584570M
ISBN 100975201808
ISBN 109780975201800

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