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CCGs and PCTs – not so different after all? | Chris Naylor: There will be important differences between clinical commissioning groups (CCGs) and primary care trusts (PCTs). But in terms of the population size they cover – a hugely significant issue for any commissioning body – CCGs and PCTs look increasingly similar. (Blog, 17 Jul 2012) Kings Fund