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Health in Asia and the Pacific.

Health in Asia and the Pacific.

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Published by World Health Organization, South-East Asia Region, Western Pacific Region in New Delhi, India .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes index.

ContributionsWorld Health Organization. Regional Office for South-East Asia., World Health Organization. Regional Office for the Western Pacific.
The Physical Object
Paginationxxii, 539 p. :
Number of Pages539
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23224983M
ISBN 109789290223337
LC Control Number2009336315
OCLC/WorldCa316420310

Mental Health in Asia and the Pacific by Harry Minas, Milton Lewis, , Springer edition, hardcover. This TA is in the current management-approved work program of the Health Sector Group (HSG) and will provide needed support for the vigorous implementation of ADB's Strategy particularly Operational Priority 1. Impact: Access to needed quality health services improved in Asia and the Pacific .

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Lewis, Milton James. & Macpherson, Kerrie L. , Public health in Asia and the Pacific: historical and comparative perspectives / edited by Milton J. Lewis and Kerrie L. MacPherson Routledge London ; New York. Wikipedia Citation. Data and research on health including biotechnology, cancer, health care, health spending, health insurance, fitness, dementia, disability, obesity, smoking, genetics and mortality., This fifth edition of Health at a Glance Asia/Pacific presents a set of key indicators of health status, the determinants of health, health care resources and utilisation, health care expenditure and financing and.


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