U.S. Health in International Perspective:

U.S. Health in International Perspective:

Shorter Lives, Poorer Health (2013)

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420 pages | 6 x 9
978-0-309-26414-3

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Paperback
420 pages | 6 x 9
978-0-309-26414-3

U.S. Health in International Perspective:

Shorter Lives, Poorer Health (2013)

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Authors

Steven H. Woolf and Laudan Aron, Editors; Panel on Understanding Cross-National Health Differences Among High-Income Countries; Committee on Population (CPOP); Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education (DBASSE); National Research Council; Board on Population Health and Public Health Practice (BPH); Institute of Medicine (IOM)

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National Research Council and Institute of Medicine. U.S. Health in International Perspective: Shorter Lives, Poorer Health. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press, 2013.

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