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Improving primary care

Thomas Bodenheimer

Improving primary care

strategies and tools for a better practice

by Thomas Bodenheimer

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Published by Lange Medical Books/Mcgraw-Hill in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Family medicine -- Practice -- United States.,
  • Primary care (Medicine) -- United States.,
  • Primary Health Care.,
  • Practice Management, Medical.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementThomas Bodenheimer, Kevin Grumbach.
    SeriesLange medical book
    ContributionsGrumbach, Kevin.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsR729.5.G4 B57 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 278 p. :
    Number of Pages278
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17163602M
    ISBN 100071447385
    ISBN 109780071447386
    LC Control Number2007270585
    OCLC/WorldCa71803974

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