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Nature and extent of malnutrition in Bangladesh

Khursheed Jahan

Nature and extent of malnutrition in Bangladesh

Bangladesh national nutrition survey, 1995-96

by Khursheed Jahan

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Published by Institute of Nutrition and Food Science, University of Dhaka in Dhaka .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Bangladesh.
    • Subjects:
    • Malnutrition -- Bangladesh.,
    • Nutrition surveys -- Bangladesh.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (v. 1, p. 169-170).

      StatementKhursheed Jahan and Mosharaff Hossain.
      ContributionsHossain, Mosharaff., University of Dhaka. Institute of Nutrition and Food Science.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsRA645.N87 J35 1998
      The Physical Object
      Pagination2 v. ;
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL161651M
      ISBN 109843104447
      LC Control Number99937598
      OCLC/WorldCa42762141


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