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Age change, official age and fairness in health

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Age change, official age and fairness in health. / Lippert-Rasmussen, Kasper; Petersen, Thomas Søbirk.

In: Journal of Medical Ethics, Vol. 46, No. 9, 09.2020, p. 634-635.

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Lippert-Rasmussen, K & Petersen, TS 2020, 'Age change, official age and fairness in health', Journal of Medical Ethics, vol. 46, no. 9, pp. 634-635. https://doi.org/10.1136/medethics-2020-106078

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Lippert-Rasmussen, Kasper and Thomas Søbirk Petersen. "Age change, official age and fairness in health". Journal of Medical Ethics. 2020, 46(9). 634-635. https://doi.org/10.1136/medethics-2020-106078

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Lippert-Rasmussen K, Petersen TS. Age change, official age and fairness in health. Journal of Medical Ethics. 2020 Sep;46(9):634-635. doi: 10.1136/medethics-2020-106078

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Lippert-Rasmussen, Kasper ; Petersen, Thomas Søbirk. / Age change, official age and fairness in health. In: Journal of Medical Ethics. 2020 ; Vol. 46, No. 9. pp. 634-635.

Bibtex

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