The great ambivalence: factors likely to affect service user and public acceptability of the pharmacogenomics of antidepressant medication
Version of Record online: 28 AUG 2008
© 2008 The Authors. Journal compilation © 2008 Foundation for the Sociology of Health & Illness/Blackwell Publishing Ltd
Sociology of Health & Illness
Volume 30, Issue 6, pages 944–958, September 2008
How to Cite
Barr, M. and Rose, D. (2008), The great ambivalence: factors likely to affect service user and public acceptability of the pharmacogenomics of antidepressant medication. Sociology of Health & Illness, 30: 944–958. doi: 10.1111/j.1467-9566.2008.01116.x
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- Version of Record online: 28 AUG 2008
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