by U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in [Atlanta, GA] .
Written in English
Shipping list no.: 2000-0178-P.
|Other titles||Preventing unnecessary disease among all Americans : at-a-glance, 2000.|
|Contributions||Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (U.S.)|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||4 p. :|
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