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Published by Prentice-Hall in Englewood Cliffs, N.J .
Written in English


  • Cancer -- Nursing.,
  • Neoplasms -- Nursing.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographies and index.

StatementDonna L. Vredevoe ... [et al.] with contribution by Carol A. Brainerd.
ContributionsVredevoe, Donna L.
LC ClassificationsRC266 .C66
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 401 p. ;
Number of Pages401
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4112802M
ISBN 100131665871
LC Control Number80027886

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