Background Report on 2013 Retirement of Measures from the Child Core Set
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2. U.S. Congress and U.S. President. Public Law 111-3, Children's Health Insurance Program Reauthorization Act 2009. Accessed Dec. 31, 2013.
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7. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality. Recommendations to improve children's health care quality measures. Background report on the 2012 process. http://www.ahrq.gov/policymakers/chipra/pubs/background-2012/index.html.