Inadequacies of death certification in Beirut : who is responsible?/ Abla M. Sibai ... [et al.]
Other TitlesLes lacunes des certificats de décès établis à Beyrouth : qui est responsable ? : résumé
Datos faltantes en los certificados de defunción en Beirut : ¿de quién es la responsabilidad ? : resumen
Sibai, Abla M, Nuwayhid, Iman, Beydoun, May & Chaaya, Monique. (2002). Inadequacies of death certification in Beirut : who is responsible?/ Abla M. Sibai ... [et al.]. http://www.who.int/iris/handle/10665/71285
Bulletin of the World Health Organization : the International Journal of Public Health 2002 ; 80(7) : 555-561
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