surgical management of rheumatoid arthritis
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Published by Saunders in Philadelphia .
Written in English


  • Rheumatoid arthritis -- Surgery.,
  • Joints -- Surgery.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographies.

Statement[by] Robert L. Preston. With introductory chapters on the general and nonsurgical aspects of rheumatoid arthritis, by Currier McEwen.
ContributionsMcEwen, Currier.
LC ClassificationsRC933 .P68
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 579 p.
Number of Pages579
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5603438M
LC Control Number68010407

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