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Racial Disparities in Hospital Length of Stay for Asthma: Implications for Economic Policies

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    Article provided by Springer in its journal Journal of Family and Economic Issues.

    Volume (Year): 32 (2011)
    Issue (Month): 1 (March)
    Pages: 152-169

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