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Chief Medical Officer's Report Part 2: The Health of the Nation

Published: 20 Jan 2016
Part of:
Health and social care
ISBN:
9781785449703

The second section is a report card which presents the surveillance data on the health of the nation. The report contains a summary of the data. These can interpret trends to inform how we continuously improve our management of health and disease

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Chief Medical Officer's Report Part 2: The Health of the Nation
References

45 page PDF

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References

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