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Editorial: The Public Health Needs for an Ageing Society
Public Health Reviews volume 32, pages 351–355 (2010)
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Fried, L.P., Paccaud, F. Editorial: The Public Health Needs for an Ageing Society. Public Health Rev 32, 351–355 (2010). https://doi.org/10.1007/BF03391606