Infections: key references and evidence
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Department of Health. Getting ahead of the curve. A strategy for combating infectious diseases (including other aspects of health protection). A report by the Chief Medical Officer (1702KB). London, 2002.
Scottish Executive. Health Protection in Scotland - A Consultation Paper. Edinburgh, 2002.
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