Statistical models for the prediction of dental treatment in adults.
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Published by University ofManchester in Manchester .
Written in English

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Thesis (Ph.D.), - University of Manchester, Dental School.

ContributionsDental School.
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Number of Pages195
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Open LibraryOL19773159M

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