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Towards head and neck cancer prevention in Nigeria: Insights from the CHANCE Programme
 
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Campaign for Head and Neck Cancer Education (CHANCE) Program, Cephas Health Research Initiative Inc, Ibadan, Nigeria
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Kehinde K. Kanmodi   

Campaign for Head and Neck Cancer Education (CHANCE) Program, Cephas Health Research Initiative Inc, Ibadan, Nigeria
Submission date: 2020-04-23
Final revision date: 2020-05-01
Acceptance date: 2020-05-14
Publication date: 2020-06-16
 
Popul. Med. 2020;2(June):16
 
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