Substance use disorders in the U.S. Armed forces.

@article{2015SubstanceUD,
  title={Substance use disorders in the U.S. Armed forces.},
  author={},
  journal={Military medicine},
  year={2015},
  volume={180 3},
  pages={
          243-5
        }
}
  • Published 2015
  • Medicine
  • Military medicine
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