by University of Leeds, Nuffield Institute for Health, Community Care Division in (Leeds) .
Written in English
|Statement||Gail Mountain, Jeanette Moore.|
|Contributions||Moore, Jeanette., Nuffield Institute for Health. Community Care Division., NHS Executive. Northern and Yorkshire. Collaborative Centre for Priority Services Research.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||48,(34) p. :|
|Number of Pages||48|
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