One hundred years of health progress in Japan
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Published by International Medical Foundation of Japan in Tokyo .
Written in English


  • Medical care -- Japan -- History,
  • Japan -- Statistics, Medical

Book details:

LC ClassificationsRA531 O38
The Physical Object
Number of Pages122
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19048442M

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