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  1. Woodruff P. Two million South Australians. Peacock Publications. Kent Town, S.A. 1984:82-8.
  2. Leboeuf C. The late effects of Polio. Information for health care providers. The Commonwealth Department of Community Services and Health, S.A. 1990:10. [Lincolnshire Library Full Text]
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