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Asylum seekers

BMJ 2000; 321 doi: (Published 01 July 2000) Cite this as: BMJ 2000;321:58
  1. Douglas Carnall (
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    This week the BMJ considers the health of asylum seekers, which, unsurprisingly, is problematic. “There is no greater loss on earth than the loss of one's native land.” So begins the site of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (, with a quote from Euripides. Not having read Euripides in the original (though of course, there's nothing to stop me: I …

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