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Canadian Journal of Public Health

, Volume 92, Issue 1, pp 5–6 | Cite as

The New International Trade Regime: Problems for Publicly Funded Healthcare in Canada?

  • Aleck OstryEmail author
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Le nouvel ordre commercial international: menace pour le système de soins de santé public du Canada?

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Health Care and Epidemiology and Center for Health Services and Policy ResearchUniversity of British ColumbiaVancouverCanada

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