Amplification of medical certification of cause of death : inquiries to certifiers concerning incomplete or vague statements
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World Health Organization. (1953). Amplification of medical certification of cause of death : inquiries to certifiers concerning incomplete or vague statements. Geneva : World Health Organization. http://www.who.int/iris/handle/10665/41362
Bulletin of the World Health Organization ; v. 5. Supplement
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