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Nurse shortages hearing before the Subcommittee on Health of the Committee on Finance, United States Senate, One Hundredth Congress, first session, October 30, 1987. by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Finance. Subcommittee on Health.

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Published by U.S. G.P.O., For sale by the Supt. of Docs., Congressional Sales Office, U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English


  • Nurses -- United States -- Supply and demand.

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SeriesS. hrg -- 100-530.
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 132 p. :
Number of Pages132
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17672114M

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