Optometric education and shortage of optometrists in North Dakota by Hiram T. Waterland

Cover of: Optometric education and shortage of optometrists in North Dakota | Hiram T. Waterland

Published by Division of Health Planning, North Dakota State Dept. of Health in Bismarck .

Written in English

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Places:

  • North Dakota,
  • United States.

Subjects:

  • Optometrists -- North Dakota -- Statistics.,
  • Optometry -- Study and teaching -- United States.

Edition Notes

Bibliography: leaf [17]

Book details

Statementby Hiram T. Waterland.
ContributionsNorth Dakota. Division of Comprehensive Health Planning.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsRE943.N9 W37
The Physical Object
Pagination6, [17] leaves :
Number of Pages17
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4856226M
LC Control Number75621083

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