Continuity of patient care the role of nursing; proceedings. by Workshop on Continuity of Patient Care: The Role of Nursing (1965 Catholic University of America)

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Published by Catholic University of America Press in Washington .

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  • Nurses and nursing.

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StatementEdited by K. Mary Straub [and] Kitty S. Parker.
ContributionsStraub, Kathleen Mary, ed., Parker, Kitty S., ed.
LC ClassificationsRT3 .C3 1965
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 232 p.
Number of Pages232
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5993894M
LC Control Number66025326

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