Basic pathophysiological mechanisms of shock
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Basic pathophysiological mechanisms of shock a programmed unit by Alice Tripp

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Published by McGraw-Hill in New York .
Written in English


  • Shock -- Pathophysiology -- Programmed instruction.

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Bibliography: leaf 87-88.

StatementAlice Tripp.
LC ClassificationsRB150.S5 T74
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 88 leaves :
Number of Pages88
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Open LibraryOL4726647M
ISBN 100070652244
LC Control Number78014450

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