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Medical education in the United States and Canada a report to the Carnegie Foundation for the advancement of teaching by Abraham Flexner

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Published by Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching in New York .
Written in English


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Number of Pages383
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OCLC/WorldCa9795002

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