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Social health

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Published by Rand in Santa Monica, CA .
Written in English


  • Social medicine -- Methodology.,
  • Health status indicators.,
  • Health surveys.

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Edition Notes

StatementCathy A. Donald ... [et al.].
Series[Report] - Rand Corporation ; R-1987/4-HEW
ContributionsDonald, Cathy A., 1947-, United States. Dept. of Health, Education, and Welfare.
LC ClassificationsAS36 .R3 R-1987/4, RA418 .R3 R-1987/4
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 94 p. ;
Number of Pages94
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4728479M
ISBN 10083300039X
LC Control Number78016436

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