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Medical devices used in home health care

Medical devices used in home health care

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services, Public Health Service, Food and Drug Administration, Center for Devices and Radiological Health in Rockville, Md .
Written in English

  • Home care services -- United States,
  • Medical instruments and apparatus -- United States,
  • Medical supplies -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesMedical devices, HHS publication -- FDA 92-4252, HHS publication -- no. (FDA) 92-4252
    ContributionsBackinger, Cathy L, McCarthy, E. Jane, Center for Devices and Radiological Health (U.S.)
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 48 p.
    Number of Pages48
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14450733M

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