Challenges for health promotion and prevention of noncommunicable diseases

a WHO-CINDI technical workshop.

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ContributionsWorld Health Organization. Countrywide Integrated Noncommunicable Disease Intervention Programme., WHO-CINDI Technical Workshop (June 24-26 1990 : Toronto, Canada)
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