Lancet 16 Dec 2006

This week’s Lancet is a bit thin on articles of general interest but here is a superb book review by Michael Marmot about Julian Tudor Hart’s The political economy of health care. Worth getting to celebrate the birth in a stable of the main proponent of the idea that all human beings are of equal value.

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