2 edition of Meeting the health care needs of aging veterans found in the catalog.
Meeting the health care needs of aging veterans
United States. Congress. House. Select Committee on Aging. Subcommittee on Health and Long-Term Care.
by U.S. G.P.O., For sale by the Supt. of Docs., Congressional Sales Office, U.S. G.P.O. in Washington
Written in English
|LC Classifications||KF27.5 .A355 1988c|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||iii, 84 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||84|
|LC Control Number||89601692|
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Meeting the health care needs of aging veterans: hearing before the Subcommittee on Health and Long-Term Care of the Select Committee on Aging, House of Representatives, One Hundredth Congress, second session, September 26,Bellmawr, NJ.
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