Diffusion of innovations among Ontario general dental practitioners
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Diffusion of innovations among Ontario general dental practitioners by David Karl George Jutai

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Published in 1997 .
Written in English

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Thesis (D.D.P.H.)--University of Toronto, 1997.

StatementDavid Karl George Jutai.
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 142 leaves.
Number of Pages142
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Open LibraryOL19817511M

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