Burden of smoking on mothers and infants in Massachusetts.

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Published by Massachusetts Dept. of Public Health, Bureau of Family and Community Health in Boston, MA (150 Tremont St., Boston 02111) .

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  • Pregnant women -- Tobacco use -- Massachusetts -- Statistics.,
  • Infants (Newborn) -- Massachusetts -- Statistics.,
  • Fetus -- Effect of tobacco on.

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Other titlesAdvance data; births and smoking; death, disease, and dollars.
Statement[prepared by Judith Weiss and Lesley Cowan].
ContributionsWeiss, Judith., Cowan, Lesley., Massachusetts. Bureau of Family and Community Health.
LC ClassificationsRG627.6.T6 B87 1993
The Physical Object
Paginationii, 72 p. :
Number of Pages72
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Open LibraryOL1049838M
LC Control Number93622883

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