TITLE

Cohort Profile: Growing Up in New Zealand

AUTHOR(S)
Morton, Susan M B; Atatoa Carr, Polly E; Grant, Cameron C; Robinson, Elizabeth M; Bandara, Dinusha K; Bird, Amy; Ivory, Vivienne C; Kingi, Te Kani R; Liang, Renee; Marks, Emma J; Perese, Lana M; Peterson, Elizabeth R; Pryor, Jan E; Reese, Elaine; Schmidt, Johanna M; Waldie, Karen E; Wall, Clare
PUB. DATE
February 2013
SOURCE
International Journal of Epidemiology;Feb2013, Vol. 42 Issue 1, p65
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
86226728

 

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