The MMR vaccine: Public health, private fears
The MMR vaccine: Public health, private fears

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The MMR vaccine: Public health, private fears

Acknowledgements

The author would like to acknowledge with gratitude the advice and assistance of Julia Garritt, Felicity Mellor, Jeff Thomas and Christine Marshall in bringing this case study to fruition.

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