Prevention of the inter-country spread of infectious diseases

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Statementconvened by the Regional Office for Europe of the World Health Organization, Izmir, 3-7 June 1974.
ContributionsWorld Health Organization. Regional Office for Europe., Conference on the Prevention of the Inter-Country Spread of Infectious Diseases (1974 : Izmir, Turkey)
LC ClassificationsRA643.7.E85
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Paginationv, 109 p. :
Number of Pages109
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Author(s): Conference on the Prevention of the Inter-Country Spread of Infectious Diseases,( Izmir); World Health Organization. Regional Office for Europe. Title(s): Prevention of the inter-country spread of infectious diseases: report on a conference/ convened by the Regional Office for Europe of the World Health Organization.

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