Neurological Disease Burden: Bangladesh Perspective

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  • Md. Badrul Alam Professor of Neurology & Joint Director, National Institute of Neurosciences & Hospital, Sher-E-Bangla Nagar, Dhaka-1207

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.3329/jninb.v1i2.29834

Keywords:

Neurological disease, Bangladesh, disease burden

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Journal of National Institute of Neurosciences Bangladesh  2015; 1(2): 31-32

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2017-04-06

How to Cite

Alam, M. B. (2017). Neurological Disease Burden: Bangladesh Perspective. Journal of National Institute of Neurosciences Bangladesh, 1(2), 31–32. https://doi.org/10.3329/jninb.v1i2.29834

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