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Implementing an oral health intervention for people experiencing homelessness in Scotland : a participant observation study. / Beaton, Laura; Anderson, Isobel; Humphris, Gerry; Rodriguez, Andrea; Freeman, Ruth.

In: Dentistry Journal, Vol. 6, No. 4, 68, 01.12.2018.

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Beaton, L, Anderson, I, Humphris, G, Rodriguez, A & Freeman, R 2018, 'Implementing an oral health intervention for people experiencing homelessness in Scotland: a participant observation study' Dentistry Journal, vol. 6, no. 4, 68. https://doi.org/10.3390/dj6040068

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Beaton, L., Anderson, I., Humphris, G., Rodriguez, A., & Freeman, R. (2018). Implementing an oral health intervention for people experiencing homelessness in Scotland: a participant observation study. Dentistry Journal, 6(4), [68]. https://doi.org/10.3390/dj6040068

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Beaton L, Anderson I, Humphris G, Rodriguez A, Freeman R. Implementing an oral health intervention for people experiencing homelessness in Scotland: a participant observation study. Dentistry Journal. 2018 Dec 1;6(4). 68. https://doi.org/10.3390/dj6040068

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Beaton, Laura ; Anderson, Isobel ; Humphris, Gerry ; Rodriguez, Andrea ; Freeman, Ruth. / Implementing an oral health intervention for people experiencing homelessness in Scotland : a participant observation study. In: Dentistry Journal. 2018 ; Vol. 6, No. 4.

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