TITLE

The tobacco epidemic in Japan

AUTHOR(S)
KAWANE, HIROSHI
PUB. DATE
April 1998
SOURCE
Thorax;Apr1998, Vol. 53 Issue 4, p328
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
66296826

 

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