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The impact of urban health insurance reform on hospital charges: a case study from two cities in China

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  • Meng, Qingyue
  • Rehnberg, Clas
  • Zhuang, Ning
  • Bian, Ying
  • Tomson, Goran
  • Tang, Shenglan
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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Health Policy.

    Volume (Year): 68 (2004)
    Issue (Month): 2 (May)
    Pages: 197-209

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    Handle: RePEc:eee:hepoli:v:68:y:2004:i:2:p:197-209
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