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Immunization and primary health care problems and solutions : a report on regional meetings of the Expanded Program on Immunization at Quito, Ecuador, 18-22 May 1981 and Kingston, Jamaica, 14-18 September 1981. by

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Published by Pan American Health Organization, Pan American Sanitary Bureau, Regional Office of the World Health Organization in Washington, D.C .
Written in English


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Other titlesInmunización y atención primaria de salud.
SeriesScientific publication / Pan American Health Organization, Pan American Sanitary Bureau, Regional Office of the World Health Organization ;, no. 417, Publicación científica ;, no. 417.
ContributionsPan American Health Organization., American Public Health Association.
LC ClassificationsRA10 .P252 no. 417, RJ240 .P252 no. 417
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 40 p. :
Number of Pages40
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3092962M
LC Control Number82196241

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