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The Health of America"s youth

The Health of America"s youth

current trends in health status and utilization of health services

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Published by University of California at San Francisco in San Francisco .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Health Status Indicators,
  • Mortality,
  • Adolescent Health Services,
  • Public Health -- statistics & numerical data -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    StatementCharles E. Irwin, Claire D. Brindis, Susan E. Brodt, Trude A. Bennett, Roy Q. Rodriguez.
    ContributionsIrwin, Charles E.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination553 p. :
    Number of Pages553
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14743239M
    OCLC/WorldCa23467910

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