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Efficiency in the National Health Service

M. F. Drummond

Efficiency in the National Health Service

lessons from abroad

by M. F. Drummond

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Published by Centre for Health Economics, University of York in York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Reprinted from Health policy, 9, (1988).

Statementby Michael Drummond and Alan Maynard.
SeriesReprint series : economics -- no. 400, Reprint series : health economics -- no.5
ContributionsMaynard, Alan, 1944-, University of York. Centre for Health Economics., Health Economics Consortium.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13923294M

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