Includes bibliographical references (p. -) and index.
|Statement||Susan F. Wilson, June M. Thompson.|
|Series||Mosby"s clinical nursing series|
|Contributions||Thompson, June M., 1946-|
|LC Classifications||RC735.5 .W54 1990|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||ix, 310 p. :|
|Number of Pages||310|
|LC Control Number||90006228|
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