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Exchanging implements : the micro-materialities of multidisciplinary work in the operating theatre . / Heath, Christian; Luff, Paul; Sanchez Svensson, Marcus; Nicholls, Maxim.

In: Sociology of Health and Illness, Vol. 40, No. 2, 02.2018, p. 297-313.

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Heath, C, Luff, P, Sanchez Svensson, M & Nicholls, M 2018, 'Exchanging implements: the micro-materialities of multidisciplinary work in the operating theatre ', Sociology of Health and Illness, vol. 40, no. 2, pp. 297-313. https://doi.org/10.1111/1467-9566.12594

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Heath, C., Luff, P., Sanchez Svensson, M., & Nicholls, M. (2018). Exchanging implements: the micro-materialities of multidisciplinary work in the operating theatre . Sociology of Health and Illness, 40(2), 297-313. https://doi.org/10.1111/1467-9566.12594

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Heath C, Luff P, Sanchez Svensson M, Nicholls M. Exchanging implements: the micro-materialities of multidisciplinary work in the operating theatre . Sociology of Health and Illness. 2018 Feb;40(2):297-313. https://doi.org/10.1111/1467-9566.12594

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Heath, Christian ; Luff, Paul ; Sanchez Svensson, Marcus ; Nicholls, Maxim. / Exchanging implements : the micro-materialities of multidisciplinary work in the operating theatre . In: Sociology of Health and Illness. 2018 ; Vol. 40, No. 2. pp. 297-313.

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