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General Information  
Author(s)Faiz M Khan and John P Gibbons
PublisherWolters Kluwer | Lippincott Williams and Wilkins
Edition5th
ISBN9781451182453
Pages624
BindingHardbound
LanguageEnglish
Publish YearMay 2014