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Opportunity analysis of newborn screening programs

Bibliographic reference Herrero, Carmen ; Moreno-Ternero, Juan D.. Opportunity analysis of newborn screening programs. In: Review of Economic Design, Vol. 12, no. 4, p. 259-277 (Décembre 2008)
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