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Effect of cancer on quality of life

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Published by CRC Press in Boca Raton .
Written in English

  • Cancer -- Palliative treatment -- Evaluation.,
  • Cancer -- Palliative treatment -- Research -- Methodology.,
  • Quality of life -- Evaluation.,
  • Neoplasms -- psychology.,
  • Quality of Life.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementeditor, David Osoba.
    ContributionsOsoba, David.
    LC ClassificationsRC271.P33 E36 1991
    The Physical Object
    Pagination353 p. :
    Number of Pages353
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2025613M
    ISBN 100849369770
    LC Control Number91000372

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