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This sixth edition published 2015

First edition published 1996 Second edition published 1999

Third edition published 2003 Fourth edition published 2007 Fifth edition published 2011

Text © 2015 Author John E Murtagh

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National Library of Australia Cataloguing-in-Publication Data

Author: Murtagh, John

Title: John Murtagh's general practice companion handbook/John Murtagh.

Edition: 6th ed.

ISBN: 9781743760048

Subjects: Family medicine—Handbooks, manuals, etc.

Physicians (General practice)—Handbooks, manuals, etc.

Dewey Number: 610

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