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International Journal of Family Medicine
Volume 2011, Article ID 852963, 5 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2011/852963
Research Article

Individual Physician versus Team-Based Medical Encounters: Maximizing the Efficiency of a Medical Relief Service in Rural Honduras

1Division of Internal Medicine, Department of Infectious Disease, School of Medicine, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23298, USA
2Division of Internal Medicine, Department of Infectious Disease, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23298, USA

Received 23 February 2011; Revised 2 May 2011; Accepted 11 May 2011

Academic Editor: Jean W. M. Muris

Copyright © 2011 Rachel Whitney et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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