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|Other titles||Medical care programs in local health departments.|
|Statement||[by] Milton Terris [and] Nathan A. Kramer.|
|Contributions||Kramer, Nathan A., joint author., American Public Health Association. Committee on Administrative Practice. Subcommittee on Medical Care.|
|LC Classifications||RA412.5.U6 T47|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||129|
|LC Control Number||53000217|
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