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Treatment of high blood pressure in America (including a report by the Blue Ribbon Advisory Panel on the Treatment of High Blood Pressure in America)

United States. Congress. House. Select Committee on Aging.

Treatment of high blood pressure in America (including a report by the Blue Ribbon Advisory Panel on the Treatment of High Blood Pressure in America)

hearing before the Select Committee on Aging, House of Representatives, Ninety-sixth Congress, first session, January 31, 1979.

by United States. Congress. House. Select Committee on Aging.

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Published by U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in Washington .
Written in English

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  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Hypertension -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      ContributionsUnited States. Blue Ribbon Advisory Panel on the Treatment of High Blood Pressure in America.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF27.5 .A3 1979k
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiii, 98 p. :
      Number of Pages98
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4064740M
      LC Control Number79602591


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