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Report on medical treatment for the dying

Law Reform Commission of Western Australia.

Report on medical treatment for the dying

by Law Reform Commission of Western Australia.

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Published by The Commission in [Perth, W.A.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Medical care -- Law and legislation -- Australia -- Western Australia.,
  • Terminally ill -- Australia -- Western Australia -- Care and treatment.,
  • Medical laws and legislation -- Australia -- Western Australia.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementLaw Reform Commission of Western Australia.
    SeriesProject -- no. 84, Project (Law Reform Commission of Western Australia) -- no. 84.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination51 p. ;
    Number of Pages51
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18193411M

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