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Transitions in end of life care hospice and related developments in Eastern Europe and Central Asia by Prof. David Clark

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Published by Open University Press in Philadelphia, PA .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Europe, Eastern.,
  • Asia, Central.,
  • Asia, Cental.

Subjects:

  • Hospice care -- Europe, Eastern,
  • Hospice care -- Asia, Central,
  • Palliative treatment -- Europe, Eastern,
  • Palliative treatmentt -- Asia, Cental

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementDavid Clark and Michael Wright, with Jacek Luczak, and in association with Carol Johan and Sylvia Sauter.
SeriesFacing death
ContributionsWright, Michael., Łuczak, Jacek.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsR726.8 .C545 2003
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3562756M
ISBN 100335212867
LC Control Number2002030348

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