The NHS Health Check programme: implementation in east London 2009-2011

Robson, John; Dostal, Isabel; Madurasinghe, Vichithranie; Sheikh, Aziz; Hull, Sally; Boomla, Kambiz; Page, Helen; Griffiths, Chris; Eldridge, Sandra
April 2015
BMJ Open;Apr2015, Vol. 5 Issue 4, p1
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