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Healthcare Costs of Secondhand Smoke Exposure at Home for U.S. Children.

07:00 EST 12th December 2018 | BioPortfolio

Summary of "Healthcare Costs of Secondhand Smoke Exposure at Home for U.S. Children."

The purpose of this study is to estimate healthcare utilization and healthcare costs due to secondhand smoke exposure at home for children in the U.S.

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Name: American journal of preventive medicine
ISSN: 1873-2607
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