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Oncology for palliative medicine

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Oxford University Press , Oxford, New York
Cancer, Oncology, Cancer -- Palliative treatment, Neoplasms -- therapy, Palliative
StatementPeter Hoskin and Wendy Makin.
SeriesOxford medical publications
ContributionsMakin, Wendy.
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LC ClassificationsRC261 .H7626 1998
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Paginationp. cm.
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Open LibraryOL693773M
ISBN 100192628127
LC Control Number97041041

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