3 edition of Limits of medicine found in the catalog.
Limits of medicine
Totts Gap Colloquium on the Limits of Medicine--the Doctor"s Job in the Coming Era 1976.
|Statement||edited by Stewart G. Wolf and Beatrice Bishop Berle.|
|Contributions||Wolf, Stewart, 1914-, Berle, Beatrice Bishop, 1902-, Totts Gap Institute.|
|LC Classifications||R727 .T64 1976|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xi, 155 p.,  leaf of plates :|
|Number of Pages||155|
|LC Control Number||78001438|
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