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Culture, spirituality, religion and health: looking at the big picture

Richard M Eckersley
Med J Aust 2007; 186 (10): 54.

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  • Richard M Eckersley

  • National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health, Australian National University, Canberra, ACT.


Competing interests:

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