The Role of Ethical Responsibility in the Management of Environmentally Sustainable Health Care

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  • Jose Chen-Xu National School of Public Health. Universidade NOVA de Lisboa. Lisbon. Portugal.; Unidade de Saúde Pública. Unidade Local de Saúde do Baixo Mondego. Figueira da Foz. Portugal. https://orcid.org/0000-0003-1238-1384

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https://doi.org/10.20344/amp.20883

Keywords:

Bioethics, Climate Change, Delivery of Health Care, Environment, Environmental Monitoring, Health Facilities, Social Responsibility

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2024-06-05

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Chen-Xu J. The Role of Ethical Responsibility in the Management of Environmentally Sustainable Health Care. Acta Med Port [Internet]. 2024 Jun. 5 [cited 2024 Jul. 25];. Available from: https://www.actamedicaportuguesa.com/revista/index.php/amp/article/view/20883

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