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More medical care, better health?

Jack Hadley

More medical care, better health?

an economic analysis of mortality rates

by Jack Hadley

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Published by Urban Institute Press in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Medical care -- Utilization -- United States.,
    • Mortality -- United States.,
    • Medical economics -- United States.,
    • Medical policy -- United States.,
    • United States -- Statistics, Vital.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 231-235.

      StatementJack Hadley.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsRA407.3 .H33 1982
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 235 p. :
      Number of Pages235
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3511159M
      ISBN 100877663033
      LC Control Number82070898

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