TITLE

Cancer care apartheid figures show how SNP denies Scots the drugs available in England

AUTHOR(S)
Kieran Corcoran
PUB. DATE
May 2013
SOURCE
Mail on Sunday;5/19/2013, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
CANCER patients in Scotland are suffering from 'medical apartheid' as they are denied potentially life-saving drugs which are freely available in England.
ACCESSION #
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