The Palgrave Handbook of Gender and Healthcare

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The Palgrave Handbook of Gender and Healthcare
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ISBN : 9781137295408
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An authoritative, state-of-the-art collection that brings together key experts to provide an overview of the field. This new paperback edition includes 3 new chapters on human resources and health, end-of-life care and complementary and alternative medicine as well as thorough updates to the introduction and conclusion.

The Palgrave Handbook of Gender and Healthcare

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