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The technical discussions at the World Health Assembly in 1971 were on mass health examination as a public tool. There were 221 participants, who, after introductory addresses by J. M. G. Wilson, Principal Medical Officer of the United Kingdom, and Assembly Chairman H. E. Hilleboe of the United States, divided up into eight separate discussion groups. This volume contains Dr. Wilson's background paper, the Chairman's address, and the summary reports of the eight groups and of the meeting as a whole. Because of the potential importance of mass health examinations in primary prevention of disease, early and late detection of
Mass Health Examinations.. Ann Intern Med. 1972;77:489. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-77-3-489_2
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1972;77(3):489.
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