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Palliative care research: has it come of age?

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Palliative care research : has it come of age? / Walshe, Catherine.

In: Palliative Medicine, Vol. 27, No. 10, 12.2013, p. 883-884.

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Walshe C. Palliative care research: has it come of age? Palliative Medicine. 2013 Dec;27(10):883-884. doi: 10.1177/0269216313511030

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Walshe, Catherine. / Palliative care research : has it come of age?. In: Palliative Medicine. 2013 ; Vol. 27, No. 10. pp. 883-884.

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