Published June 1, 2007
by Blackwell Publishing Limited .
Written in English
|Contributions||Mitra Esfandiarei (Contributor), Frank Giordano (Contributor), Julie Johnson (Contributor), Kamilla Kelemen (Contributor), Sabina Kupershmidt (Contributor), A. Marian (Contributor), Bruce McManus (Contributor), Ruth McPherson (Contributor), Victor Dzau (Editor), Choong-chin Liew (Editor)|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||328|
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