resource guide for injury control programs for older persons

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U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services, Office of Human Development Services, Administration on Aging , Washington, D.C
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Other titlesHealth promotion: a resource guide for injury control programs for older persons
Statementby Leah Dible, Alan Pardini, Marjorie Bogaert-Tullis ; prepared for Administration on Aging, Department of Health and Human Services
SeriesDHHS publication -- no. (OHDS) 87-20952
ContributionsPardini, Alan, Bogaert-Tullis, Marjorie, United States. Administration on Aging, United States. Office of Human Development Services
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Pagination1 v. (various pagings) :
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Open LibraryOL15414365M
ISBN 101556720076

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