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December 2005 (Volume 83)
December 2005 | George St.J. Perrott, Selwyn D. Collins
From the Office of Statistical Investigations, United States Public Health Service, and the Division of Research, Milbank Memorial Fund. A large part of this paper appears also in the Public Health Reports for October 13, 1933.
Reprinted from the Quarterly Bulletin (of the Milbank Memorial Fund), Vol. 11, No. 4, 1933 (pp. 281–98). Style and usage are unchanged.
Author(s): George St. J. Perrott; Selwyn D. Collins
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