4 edition of A comparison of alternate sampling strategies for use with immigrants found in the catalog.
A comparison of alternate sampling strategies for use with immigrants
Nancy C. Edwards
by University of Ottawa, Dept. of Epidemiology and Community Medicine, Ottawa-Carleton Health Dept. in Ottawa, Ont
Written in English
Includes bibliographical references (p. 11-12).
|Statement||Nancy C. Edwards, Kathleen MacMillan, Nicholas Birkett.|
|Series||CHRU publication -- no. M99-6, CHRU monograph series, Monograph series (University of Ottawa. Community Health Research Unit)|
|Contributions||Birkett, Nicholas J., MacMillan, Kathleen M. 1948-|
|LC Classifications||RA409 .E38 1999|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||iii, 12 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||12|
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