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Health disparities in Canada today: Some evidence and a theoretical framework


  • Frohlich, Katherine L.
  • Ross, Nancy
  • Richmond, Chantelle


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  • Frohlich, Katherine L. & Ross, Nancy & Richmond, Chantelle, 2006. "Health disparities in Canada today: Some evidence and a theoretical framework," Health Policy, Elsevier, vol. 79(2-3), pages 132-143, December.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:hepoli:v:79:y:2006:i:2-3:p:132-143

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