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surgical and medical support of burn patients by Bruce G. MacMillan

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Published by J. Wright PSC Inc. in Boston .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Burns and scalds,
  • Burns -- Therapy,
  • Critical care -- Methods

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementBruce G. MacMillan.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsRD96.4 .M25
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4268713M
ISBN 100723670048
LC Control Number81014763

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