Fifth special report to the U.S. Congress on Alcohol and health
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Published by National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism in Rockville, Md .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Alcoholism,
  • Alcoholism -- United States,
  • Alcohol -- Physiological effect,
  • Alcoholism -- Treatment -- United States

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographies and index

Other titlesAlcohol and health
Statementfrom the Secretary of Health and Human Services
SeriesDHHS publication -- no. (ADM) 84-1291
ContributionsNational Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (U.S.)
The Physical Object
Paginationxxiii, 146 p. ;
Number of Pages146
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14416042M

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