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Economics, QALYs and medical ethics

Alan Williams

Economics, QALYs and medical ethics

a health economist"s perpective

by Alan Williams

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Published by York University,Centre for Health Economics in York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementAlan Williams.
SeriesHealth Economics discussion paper series : York University, Centre for Health Economics -- no.121, Health Economics discussion paper (York University, Centre for Health Economics) -- no.121.
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Open LibraryOL16738949M

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