Health promotion in areas of multiple deprivation
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Health promotion in areas of multiple deprivation report of a symposium held in the College 25-26 June 1987... by Health Promotion in Areas of Multiple Deprivation (Symposium) (1987 Edinburgh)

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Published by Scottish Health Education Group in Edinburgh .
Written in English

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Statementedited by John Crofton.
ContributionsCrofton, John, Sir., Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh.
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Open LibraryOL21375814M
ISBN 100906323436

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