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The top ten myths of American health care

Sally Pipes

The top ten myths of American health care

a citizen"s guide

by Sally Pipes

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Published by Pacific Research Institute in San Francisco, CA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Medical care -- United States,
  • Health care reform -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [149]-175).

    Other titlesTop ten myths of American healthcare
    Statementby Sally C. Pipes ; with a foreword by Steve Forbes.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRA395.A3 P57 2008
    The Physical Object
    Pagination182 p. :
    Number of Pages182
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23645871M
    ISBN 101934276111
    ISBN 109781934276112
    LC Control Number2009370063


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