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Information In Practice

Effect of electronic health records in ambulatory care: retrospective, serial, cross sectional study

BMJ 2005; 330 doi: (Published 10 March 2005) Cite this as: BMJ 2005;330:581

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Competing interests: None declared

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17 March 2005
Mira de Vries
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