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Published by Stationery Office on behalf of the World Health Organization Regional Office for Europe in [Norwich] .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Family medicine -- Europe.,
  • Primary health care -- Europe.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Bibliography, p.100-105.

StatementW. G. W. Boerma and D. M. Fleming.
ContributionsFleming, D. M., World Health Organization. Regional Office for Europe.
The Physical Object
Paginationxii,121p. :
Number of Pages121
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22478056M
ISBN 100113220987

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