Patterns of health care use among HIV-infected adults
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Published by U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services, Public Health Service, Agency for Health Care Policy and Research in Rockville, MD (Suite 501, 2101 East Jefferson St., Rockville 20852) .
Written in English


  • HIV-positive persons -- Medical care -- United States -- Statistics,
  • AIDS (Disease) -- Patients -- Medical care -- United States -- Statistics,
  • Medical care -- Utilization -- United States -- Statistics

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Edition Notes

Other titlesACSUS report.
Statementby Penny E. Mohr.
SeriesAIDS cost and services utilization survey report -- no. 3., AHCPR pub -- no. 94-0105.
ContributionsUnited States. Agency for Health Care Policy and Research.
The Physical Object
Pagination19 p.
Number of Pages19
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17791524M

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