Burden of injury in India
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Published by Gujarat Institute of Development Research in Ahmedabad .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • India.

Subjects:

  • Wounds and injuries -- India.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Other titlesInjury in India
StatementAnil Gumber.
SeriesWorking paper series ;, working paper no. 64, Working paper series (Gujarat Institute of Development Research) ;, working paper no. 64.
ContributionsGujarat Institute of Development Research.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMicrofiche 96/60064 (R)
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Paginationiv, 43 p.
Number of Pages43
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL953946M
ISBN 10818582021X
LC Control Number95911650

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