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Perspectives on: cancer services and cancer chemotherapy

National Board for Nursing, Midwifery and Health Visiting for Scotland.

Perspectives on: cancer services and cancer chemotherapy

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Published by The Board in Edinburgh .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cancer -- Patients -- Services for -- Scotland.,
  • Cancer -- Chemotherapy -- Scotland.,
  • Cancer -- Nursing -- Scotland.,
  • Nurses -- In-service training -- Scotland.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementNational Board for Nursing, Midwifery and Health Visiting for Scotland.
    SeriesFocus on update -- 2
    The Physical Object
    Pagination72 p. ;
    Number of Pages72
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17547407M
    ISBN 101873327137
    OCLC/WorldCa39380351

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