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Health in an older society

by Committee on an Aging Society (U.S.)

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Published by National Academy Press in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Health Services Research,
    • Older people -- Health and hygiene -- United States -- Congresses,
    • Older people -- Diseases -- United States -- Congresses,
    • Older people -- Services for -- United States -- Congresses,
    • Aged,
    • Aging,
    • Socioeconomic Factors

    • Edition Notes

      StatementCommittee on an Aging Society, Institute on Medicine and National Research Council.
      GenreCongresses.
      SeriesAmerica"s aging
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsRA564.8 .C627 1985
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 241 p. :
      Number of Pages241
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2534568M
      ISBN 100309035430
      LC Control Number85015321

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