TITLE

Drawing new lines in the sand after the Mid Staffordshire Inquiry

AUTHOR(S)
Van Der Gaag, Anna
PUB. DATE
February 2013
SOURCE
Podiatry Now;Feb2013, Vol. 16 Issue 2, p45
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Letter
ABSTRACT
A letter to the editor is presented which discusses the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) will respond to issues which are likely to be highlighted by the Mid Staffordshire Inquiry.
ACCESSION #
86443125

 

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