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The politics of the National Health Service

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Published by Longman in London, New York .
Written in English

  • Great Britain.,
  • England.
    • Subjects:
    • National health services -- Great Britain.,
    • Medical policy -- England.,
    • Public health -- England.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementRudolf Klein.
      SeriesPolitics today
      LC ClassificationsRA395.G6 K64 1983
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 198 p. ;
      Number of Pages198
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3496152M
      ISBN 100582296021
      LC Control Number82016186

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54–74, at p. Cited by: 5. The Los Angeles Review of Books is a (c)(3) nonprofit. Britain had established its universal National Health Service soon after World War II. partisan and political. Health inequality. This book probably will be most useful to the health professional seeking to learn more, both generally and in particular, about the politics of health policy.

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Lindsey, A. Socialized Medicine in England and Wales: The National Health Service, – (U. of North Carolina Press, ). Loudon, Irvine, John Horder and Charles Webster. The name National Health Service (NHS) is used to refer to the three public health services of England, Scotland and Wales, individually or collectively.

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