Promoting child health in primary care by Anthony Harnden

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Published by Royal College of General Practitioners in London .

Written in English

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Includes bibliographical references and index.

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StatementAnthony Harnden, Aziz Sheikh.
ContributionsSheikh, Aziz., Royal College of General Practitioners.
The Physical Object
Paginationxxii, 206p. :
Number of Pages206
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16209259M
ISBN 100850842824
OCLC/WorldCa51195132

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