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Published by Tuberculosis Coalition for Technical Assistance in Hague .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Tuberculosis -- Diagnosis -- Standards,
  • Tuberculosis -- Treatment -- Standards,
  • Tuberculosis -- Patients -- Medical care -- Standards,
  • Public health -- Standards

Book details:

Edition Notes

Other titlesTuberculosis care :
ContributionsTuberculosis Coalition for Technical Assistance., United States. Agency for International Development.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsRA644.T7 I58 2006
The Physical Object
Pagination57 p. :
Number of Pages57
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24046233M
LC Control Number2009349637

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