TITLE

FIGHTING THE GOOD FIGHT FROM LAMBETH TO CAMBRIDGESHIRE

AUTHOR(S)
Lee, Gay
PUB. DATE
November 2013
SOURCE
Nursing Standard;11/20/2013, Vol. 28 Issue 12, p37
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Letter
ABSTRACT
A letter to the editor is presented which is concerned with efforts to prevent the privatization of Great Britain's National Health Service.
ACCESSION #
92504394

 

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