Evaluation of health promotion in primary care
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Evaluation of health promotion in primary care by Michael Pinto

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Published by Public Health Directorate, Barking & Havering Health Authority in Barking .
Written in English

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StatementMichael Pinto.
SeriesPublic health research reports -- no.110
ContributionsBarking and Havering Health Authority. Public Health Directorate.
The Physical Object
Pagination33 leaves :
Number of Pages33
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Open LibraryOL17493006M

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