Tackling stigma in medical professionals: the need for a social engagement programme in medical education.

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Name: Education for primary care : an official publication of the Association of Course Organisers, National Association of GP Tutors, World Organisation of Family Doctors
ISSN: 1475-990X
Pages: 1


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