Research and development for the National Health Service

@article{Peckham1991ResearchAD,
  title={Research and development for the National Health Service},
  author={Michael Peckham},
  journal={The Lancet},
  year={1991},
  volume={338},
  pages={367-371}
}
  • M. Peckham
  • Published 10 August 1991
  • Medicine
  • The Lancet
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