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To do the sick no harm

a study of the British voluntary hospital system to 1875

by Woodward, John

  • 378 Want to read
  • 32 Currently reading

Published by Routledge and Kegan Paul in London, Boston .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Voluntary hospitals -- Great Britain -- History.,
    • Public health -- Great Britain -- History.,
    • Charities, Medical -- Great Britain -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Statement[by] John Woodward.
      SeriesInternational library of social policy
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsRA986 .W66
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 221 p. ;
      Number of Pages221
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5072279M
      ISBN 100710079702
      LC Control Number74081999

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E’ scritto in prima persona dal Dottor Henry Marsh, uno dei più eminenti neurochirurghi inglesi, che parola dopo parola disvela se stesso, la sua anima, il suo cuore e la sua mente/5(K).The Hippocratic Oath is an oath of ethics historically taken by is one of the most widely known of Greek medical texts.

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