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Increased drug abuse

the impact on the nation"s emergency rooms : hearings before the Human Resources and Intergovernmental Relations Subcommittee of the Committee on Government Operations, House of Representatives, One Hundred Third Congress, first session, May 26, 1993.

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Government Operations. Human Resources and Intergovernmental Relations Subcommittee.

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Published by U.S. G.P.O., For sale by the U.S. G.P.O., Supt. of Docs., Congressional Sales Office in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hospitals -- United States -- Emergency service,
  • Drug abuse -- United States,
  • Drugs -- Overdose -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Microfiche. [Washington, D.C.?] : U.S. G.P.O. ; Rochester, NY : Applied Image, 1995. 1 microfiche.

    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Paginationiii, 90 p.
    Number of Pages90
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19646149M
    ISBN 100160465303
    OCLC/WorldCa32542396

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