Phase I: Study of the medical and social needs of relief clients with chronic diseases Aspect 1: Medical and social services to tuberculous patients and their families in ten Chicago relief administration districts. by United States. Work Projects Administration (Ill.)

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  • Tuberculosis -- Patients -- Illinois -- Chicago.,
  • Tuberculosis -- Social aspects -- Illinois -- Chicago.,
  • Welfare recipients -- Illinois -- Chicago.,
  • Poor -- Medical care -- Illinois -- Chicago.,
  • Health surveys -- Illinois -- Chicago.

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ContributionsUniversity of Chicago. School of Social Service Administration.
LC ClassificationsRA644.T7 U774 1940
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Pagination134 l.
Number of Pages134
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Open LibraryOL4225834M
LC Control Number80505913

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Phase 2: Epidemiological diagnosis – determine the health problems or other issues that affect the community’s quality of life. Include also the behavioral and environmental factors that must change in order to address these problems.

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