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New citizens, new challenges for the Spanish National Health System.

  title={New citizens, new challenges for the Spanish National Health System.},
  author={Cristina Hern{\'a}ndez Quevedo and Dolores. Jime{\`I}nez Rubio},
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Health care for immigrants in the context of economic crisis : the perceptions and experiences of health professionals in Greece
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