Primary health care on the agenda?
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Primary health care on the agenda? a discussion document by Linda Marks

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Published by Primary Health Care Group, King"s Fund Centre for Health Services Development in London .
Written in English

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StatementLinda Marks.
ContributionsKing"s Fund Centre. Primary Health Care Group.
The Physical Object
Pagination34p. ;
Number of Pages34
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13869071M

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