Tobacco smoking and oral health
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Published by Health Education Authority in [London] .
Written in English


  • Mouth -- Diseases.,
  • Teeth -- Diseases.,
  • Oral manifestations of general disease.

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Edition Notes

StatementR. M. Palmer.
SeriesOccasional paper -- no.6, Occasional paper (Health Education Authority) -- no.6.
ContributionsHealth Education Authority.
LC ClassificationsRC815
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 17p. ;
Number of Pages17
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23128261M

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