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Michael M. Okihiro


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Biography of Michael M. Okihiro

We thank Andre Trombeta for information submitted.


  • Benton Chun, Michael M. Okihiro, and Ralph W. Hale:
    An Analysis of Drowning Incidents on Oahu, 1960-1970.
    Hawaii Medical Journal, Honolulu, March-April 1973 (2): 92.

  • Michael M. Okihiro, Lindsay W. Dodge, and Brian M. Ito:
    Relaxation Skills Training--An Alternative in the Treatment of Headache.
    Hawaii Medical Journal, Honolulu, May 1980, 39 (5): 118.

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