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Why do general practitioners prescribe antibiotics for sore throat? Grounded theory interview study

BMJ 2003; 326 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.326.7381.138 (Published 18 January 2003) Cite this as: BMJ 2003;326:138

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