Where are the medical voices raised in protest?

  title={Where are the medical voices raised in protest?},
  author={I. Greener},
  journal={BMJ : British Medical Journal},
  • I. Greener
  • Published 2006
  • Medicine
  • BMJ : British Medical Journal
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