Selected economic aspects of the health care sector in Ontario
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Selected economic aspects of the health care sector in Ontario a study for the Committee on the Healing Arts by R. D. Fraser

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Published by Queen"s Printer in Toronto .
Written in English


  • Medical care -- Ontario.,
  • Medical personnel -- Ontario.,
  • Medical economics -- Ontario.

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Includes bibliographical references.

Statementby R.D. Fraser.
ContributionsOntario. Committee on the Healing Arts
LC ClassificationsRA410 .F72
The Physical Object
Paginationxxxii, 479 p. ;
Number of Pages479
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15149964M

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