Community financing of primary health care
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Community financing of primary health care by Wayne Stinson

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Published by American Public Health Association in Washington, D.C .
Written in English


  • Primary health care -- Finance.,
  • Primary health care -- Citizen participation.,
  • Financing, Government.,
  • Primary health care.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Wayne Stinson.
SeriesPrimary health care issues ;, ser. 1, no. 4
ContributionsAmerican Public Health Association.
LC ClassificationsRA971.3 .S66 1982
The Physical Object
Pagination90 p. :
Number of Pages90
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3484529M
ISBN 100875531008
LC Control Number82004016

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