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10 edition of Health care in America found in the catalog.

Health care in America

separate and unequal

by Kant Patel

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Published by M.E. Sharpe, Inc. in Armonk, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Minorities -- Medical care -- United States,
  • Health and race -- United States,
  • Discrimination in medical care -- United States,
  • Equality -- Health aspects -- United States,
  • Medical policy -- United States,
  • Healthcare Disparities -- United States,
  • Health Policy -- United States,
  • Health Services Accessibility -- United States,
  • Health Status Disparities -- United States,
  • Minority Groups -- United States,
  • Socioeconomic Factors -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementby Kant Patel and Mark E. Rushefsky.
    ContributionsRushefsky, Mark E., 1945-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRA448.4 .P38 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18893577M
    ISBN 100765616610
    ISBN 109780765616616
    LC Control Number2008009083

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