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Research directions toward the reduction of injury in the young and the old

Research directions toward the reduction of injury in the young and the old

report of a conference, Silver Spring, Maryland, May 12-14, 1971.

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Published by National Institute of Child Health and Human Development in Bethesda, Md .
Written in English

  • Children -- Wounds and injuries -- Congresses.,
  • Older people -- Wounds and injuries -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementFrank T. Falkner, chairman [and] Sarah H. Knutti, co-chairman.
    SeriesDHEW publication no. (NIH) 73-124, DHEW publication ;, no. (NIH) 73-124.
    ContributionsFalkner, Frank Tardrew, 1918-, Knutti, Sarah H., National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (U.S.)
    LC ClassificationsRD93.5.C4 R47
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxix, 169 p.
    Number of Pages169
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5024677M
    LC Control Number73603079

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