Public Health in India
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Public Health in India by Vasanthakumar N. Bhat

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Published by Amar Prakashan .
Written in English


  • Civil service & public sector,
  • Emergency services,
  • Health systems & services,
  • Management & management techniques,
  • India,
  • Public health

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatBoard book
Number of Pages120
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9082736M
ISBN 108185061955
ISBN 109788185061955

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