Annals of Behavioral Medicine

, Volume 45, Issue 2, pp 135–136 | Cite as

Pushing the Syndemic Research Agenda Forward: a Comment on Pitpitan et al

Invited Commentary

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.University of Miami, School of Nursing and Health StudiesMiamiUSA

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