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Published by Saunders in Philadelphia .
Written in English


  • Spine -- Surgery

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Edition Notes

Statementguest editors, Dino Samartzis, Francis H. Shen, D. Greg Anderson.
SeriesOrthopedic clinics of North America -- v. 38, no.3
ContributionsSamartzis, Dino., Shen, Francis H., Anderson, D. Greg.
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, p. [305]-468 :
Number of Pages468
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22381003M
ISBN 101416051023
ISBN 109781416051022

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