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Assessing risks to health

methodological approaches

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Published by Auburn House in Westport, Conn .
Written in English

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  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Health risk assessment -- United States -- Case studies.,
    • Health risk assessment -- Case studies.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by John C. Bailar III ... [et al.].
      ContributionsBailar, John C. 1932-, United States. Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsRA566.27 .A85 1993
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 323 p. :
      Number of Pages323
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2030681M
      ISBN 100865691673
      LC Control Number88006203

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