Traumatic Brain Injury Act of 1996
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Traumatic Brain Injury Act of 1996 report (to accompany H.R.. 248) by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Commerce.

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Written in English


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  • Brain damage -- Research -- United States -- Finance,
  • Brain damage -- Patients -- Rehabilitation -- United States

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SeriesReport / 104th Congress, 2d session, House of Representatives -- 104-652
The Physical Object
Pagination17 p. ;
Number of Pages17
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14460777M

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