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The quality of life

the missing measurement in health care

by Lesley Fallowfield

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  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Souvenir Press in London .
Written in English

  • Quality of life -- Evaluation.,
  • Health status indicators.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementLesley Fallowfield.
    SeriesHuman horizons series
    LC ClassificationsRA407 .F35 1990
    The Physical Object
    Pagination234 p. :
    Number of Pages234
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1605225M
    ISBN 100285629425, 0285629522
    LC Control Number91142249

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