The official patient"s sourcebook on spinal cord injury
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The official patient"s sourcebook on spinal cord injury by James N. Parker

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Published by Icon Health Publications in San Diego, Calif .
Written in English


  • Bibliography,
  • Electronic books,
  • Neurosurgery,
  • Spinal cord,
  • Surgery,
  • Popular works,
  • Wounds and injuries

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementJames N. Parker and Philip M. Parker, editors
ContributionsIcon Group International, Inc
LC ClassificationsRD594.3 .O34 2002eb
The Physical Object
Format[electronic resource] /
Pagination1 online resource (x, 294 p.)
Number of Pages294
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25556064M
ISBN 100585435081
ISBN 109780585435084

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