Statistical indices of family health report of a WHO Study Group. by WHO Study Group on Statistical Indices of Family Health.

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SeriesTechnical report series / World Health Organization -- no. 587, Technical report series (World Health Organization) -- 587.
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Pagination92 p. ;
Number of Pages92
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Open LibraryOL22388865M
ISBN 109241205873

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