National Center for Health Statistics data line

Smith, Sandra
May 1995
Public Health Reports;May/Jun95, Vol. 110 Issue 3, p370
Academic Journal
Provides an update on developments related to the US National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) as of May-June 1995. National conference on data for health reform; National Meeting of the Public Health Conference on Records and Statistics (PHCRS); NCHS report on international mortality; Minority Health Statistics Grants Program's Summer Minority Public Health Institute.


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