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The “Cultural Differences” Argument and Its Misconceptions: The Return of Medical Truth-Telling in China

By Jing-Bao Nie

Submitted: November 24th 2010Reviewed: July 11th 2011Published: November 25th 2011

DOI: 10.5772/23089

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Jing-Bao Nie (November 25th 2011). The “Cultural Differences” Argument and Its Misconceptions: The Return of Medical Truth-Telling in China, Bioethics in the 21st Century, Abraham Rudnick, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/23089. Available from:

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