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Discharge against medical advice: ‘deviant’ behaviour or a health system quality gap?

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  • Contributors This article was conceived by AA and KT. Valuable content information was provided by WAG and MS. The article was drafted by AA and all authors reviewed and critiqued it for important intellectual context.

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