2 edition of Valuing the benefits of health care found in the catalog.
Valuing the benefits of health care
by Health Economics Research Unit, University of Aberdeen in Aberdeen
Written in English
|Series||Discussion paper / Health Economics Research Unit -- no.02/93|
|Contributions||University of Aberdeen. Health Economics Research Unit.|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||34|
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