Received from Old Town Clinic; and Department of Community Health (MD), Portland State University, Lake Oswego, Ore.
Luxury Primary Care, Academic Medical Centers, and the Erosion of Science and Professional Ethics
Article first published online: 28 JAN 2004
Journal of General Internal Medicine
Volume 19, Issue 1, pages 90–94, January 2004
How to Cite
Donohoe, M. (2004), Luxury Primary Care, Academic Medical Centers, and the Erosion of Science and Professional Ethics. Journal of General Internal Medicine, 19: 90–94. doi: 10.1111/j.1525-1497.2004.20631.x
- Issue published online: 28 JAN 2004
- Article first published online: 28 JAN 2004
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