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Asthma—United States, 1982-1992

JAMA. 1995;273(6):451-452. doi:10.1001/jama.1995.03520300021011.
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Mortality data were not available for 1992.
Intercensal population estimates were used to calculate age-adjusted rates standardized to the 1980 U.S. population.

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