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Quality of life in clinical cancer trials

Quality of life in clinical cancer trials

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Quality of life

  • Edition Notes

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    SeriesJournal of the National Cancer Institiute Monographs; No. 20
    ContributionsNational Cancer Institute
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsWM 420 NAY 1996
    The Physical Object
    Pagination116p.
    Number of Pages116
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21072396M

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