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The ethics of migration and healthcare
  1. Mona Aslam
  1. Correspondence to Mona Aslam, Department of Paediatrics, Peterborough City Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, Bretton Gate, Peterborough, PE3 9GZ, UK; mona.aslam{at}

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European migration to UK brings with it a new turn in the ethics of responsibility of care. Cheap airfares and the relative proximity of the homeland mean that increasingly families are visiting grandparents in their native country. Children who have now taken up residence in the UK but were diagnosed in their country of birth can often have two lead clinicians, one in the …

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