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Occupational medicine practice guidelines evaluation and management of common health problems and functional recovery in workers by Kurt T. Hegmann

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Published by American College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine in Elk Grove Village, Ill .
Written in English


  • Industrial Medicine,
  • Standards

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

ContributionsAmerican College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine
LC ClassificationsRC963.3 .O245 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationxxxiv, 1178 p. :
Number of Pages1178
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24886609M
ISBN 101883595428
LC Control Number2011287177

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