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Current issues in medical malpractice.

Current issues in medical malpractice.

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Published by Pennsylvania Bar Institute in [Mechanicsburg, Pa.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Physicians -- Malpractice -- Pennsylvania,
  • Medical personnel -- Malpractice -- Pennsylvania

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesPBI -- no. 2008-5457, PBI -- no. 08:247, PBI (Series) -- no. 2008-5457., PBI (Series) -- no. 08:247.
    ContributionsPennsylvania Bar Institute.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsKFP326.3.A75 C87 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 424 p. :
    Number of Pages424
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23164518M
    LC Control Number2008936970

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