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Shared decision making for acute respiratory infections in primary care

  1. Peter Coxeter1,*,
  2. Tammy Hoffmann1,2,
  3. Chris B Del Mar1

Editorial Group: Cochrane Acute Respiratory Infections Group

Published Online: 13 JAN 2014

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD010907

How to Cite

Coxeter P, Hoffmann T, Del Mar CB. Shared decision making for acute respiratory infections in primary care (Protocol). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2014, Issue 1. Art. No.: CD010907. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD010907.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Bond University, Centre for Research in Evidence-Based Practice (CREBP), Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia

  2. 2

    The University of Queensland, School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia

*Peter Coxeter, Centre for Research in Evidence-Based Practice (CREBP), Bond University, Gold Coast, Queensland, 4229, Australia.

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  1. Publication Status: New
  2. Published Online: 13 JAN 2014


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