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Journal of Anthropology
Volume 2011 (2011), Article ID 929860, 5 pages
Health Impact of Community-Based Water Treatment Systems in Honduras
Health Studies at Water Missions International, 2049 Savannah Highway, Charleston, SC 29407, USA
Received 1 November 2011; Accepted 30 November 2011
Academic Editor: Kaushik Bose
Copyright © 2011 Jeffery Deal. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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