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December 2005 (Volume 83)
December 2005 | Irwin M. Rosenstock
Reprinted from The Milbank Memorial Fund Quarterly, Vol. 44, No. 3, Pt. 2, 1966 (pp. 94-124). Style and usage are unchanged.
Author(s): Irwin M. Rosenstock
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Evaluating the Quality of Medical Care
The Epidemiologic Transition: A Theory of the Epidemiology of Population Change