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Child health in America.

United States. Health Services Administration. Bureau of Community Health Services.

Child health in America.

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Health, Education, and Welfare, Public Health Service, Health Services Administration, Bureau of Community Health Services, for sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in Rockville, Md, Washington .
Written in English

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  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Children -- Health and hygiene -- United States.,
    • Child health services -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      SeriesDHEW publication ; no. (HSA) 76-5015
      ContributionsAndrews, Dorothea.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsRJ102 .U57 1976
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiii, 72 p. :
      Number of Pages72
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5013862M
      LC Control Number76601374


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