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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Epidemiology -- Dictionaries

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 191-196)

Statementedited for the International Epidemiological Association by John M. Last ; associate editors, Robert A. Spasoff, Susan S. Harris, Michel C. Thuriaux ; linguistic and lexicographic consultant, Janet Byron Anderson
GenreDictionaries
ContributionsLast, John M., 1926-, Spasoff, R. A, Harris, Susan S, Thuriaux, M. C., International Epidemiological Association
Classifications
LC ClassificationsRA651 .D553 2001
The Physical Object
Paginationxx, 196 p. :
Number of Pages196
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17002063M
ISBN 100195141687, 0195141695
LC Control Number00037504

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