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Medical malpractice materials

Wisconsin. Office of the Commissioner of Insurance.

Medical malpractice materials

by Wisconsin. Office of the Commissioner of Insurance.

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Published by Malpractice Committee, Legislative Council Staff in Madison, Wis .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Wisconsin.
    • Subjects:
    • Insurance, Physicians" liability -- Wisconsin

    • Edition Notes

      Cover title.

      Statementsubmitted by the Commissioner of Insurance.
      SeriesInformation paper - Malpractice Committee ; #1
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHG8054.P5 W57 1976
      The Physical Object
      Pagination[73] ;
      Number of Pages73
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4068247M
      LC Control Number79621500

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