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Heart myths

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Published by Viking in New York, N.Y., U.S.A .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Heart -- Diseases -- Popular works.,
  • Medical misconceptions.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 229-234) and index.

    StatementBruce D. Charash.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC681 .C387 1990
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 244 p. :
    Number of Pages244
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1888643M
    ISBN 100670824429
    LC Control Number90050060


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