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regulation of nurses, midwives, and health visitors report on a review of the Nurses, Midwives, and Health Visitors Act 1997. by

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Published by JM Consulting Ltd. in Bristol .
Written in English



  • Great Britain.


  • Nursing -- Law and legislation -- Great Britain.,
  • Midwives -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- Great Britain.

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Edition Notes

ContributionsJM Consulting Ltd.
LC ClassificationsKD2968.N8 R44 1998
The Physical Object
Pagination85 p. ;
Number of Pages85
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL77298M
LC Control Number99180347

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