Inaccurate terminology

Swartz, John R.
September 2011
Modern Healthcare;9/5/2011, Vol. 41 Issue 36, p24
Trade Publication
A letter to the editor is presented in response to an article about the 100 most influential people in healthcare in the August 22, 2011 issue.


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