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Preparing for emergencies

Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (U.S.)

Preparing for emergencies

a guide for people on dialysis

by Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (U.S.)

  • 387 Want to read
  • 29 Currently reading

Published by Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services in Baltimore, MD (7500 Security Boulevard, Baltimore, 21244-1850) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Emergency management,
  • Handbooks, manuals,
  • Dialysis,
  • Hemodialysis

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesGuide for people on dialysis.
    SeriesCMS pub -- no. 10150., CMS pub -- no. 10150.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC901.7.H45 P74 2003
    The Physical Object
    Pagination35 pages ;
    Number of Pages35
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25522746M
    OCLC/WorldCa829938884

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