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Balancing efficiency of health services and equity of access in remote areas in Greece

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  • Kontodimopoulos, Nick
  • Nanos, Panagiotis
  • Niakas, Dimitris

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  • Kontodimopoulos, Nick & Nanos, Panagiotis & Niakas, Dimitris, 2006. "Balancing efficiency of health services and equity of access in remote areas in Greece," Health Policy, Elsevier, vol. 76(1), pages 49-57, March.
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