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Published by Prometheus Books .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Coping with illness,
  • Home nursing & caring,
  • Rehabilitation,
  • Medical,
  • Caregiving,
  • Medical / Nursing,
  • Patients,
  • Health/Fitness,
  • Neurology - General,
  • Neurology - Alzheimer"s Disease,
  • Care,
  • Alzheimer"s disease,
  • Family ralationships,
  • Family relationships

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsRaye Lynne Dippel (Editor), J. Thomas Hutton (Editor)
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages192
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8739839M
ISBN 101573921084
ISBN 109781573921084

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