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What has government done to our health care?

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Published by Cato Institute, Distributed to the trade by National Book Network in Washington, D.C .
Written in English



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  • National health services -- United States,
  • Medical policy -- United States,
  • Medical care -- United States,
  • Consumer Satisfaction -- United States,
  • Delivery of Health Care -- organization & administration -- United States,
  • Health Services Accessibility -- United States,
  • Public Policy -- United States

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementTerree P. Wasley.
LC ClassificationsRA395.A3 W38 1992
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 162 p. ;
Number of Pages162
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1717559M
ISBN 100932790887, 0932790879
LC Control Number92020121

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