Breast self-examination education
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Breast self-examination education effectiveness of individual "hands-on" instruction

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Written in English


  • Breast -- Examination,
  • Health education

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Statementby Carol S. Golden
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 89 leaves
Number of Pages89
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Open LibraryOL14054967M

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