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Coronary heart disease in Scotland by Great Britain. Scottish Office Department of Health. Public Health Policy Unit.

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Published by HMSO in Edinburgh .
Written in English


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Includes bibliographical references.

StatementScottish Office Department of Health, Public Health Policy Unit.
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 108 p. ;
Number of Pages108
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22042900M
ISBN 100114957703

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