Psychiatric Illness in General Practice: A Detailed Study Using a New Method of Case Identification*

Goldberg, D. P.; Blackwell, B.
May 1970
British Medical Journal;5/23/1970, Vol. 2 Issue 5707, p439
Academic Journal
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