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Understanding the aging patient

Patricia A. Hess

Understanding the aging patient

by Patricia A. Hess

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Published by R. J. Brady Co. in Bowie, Md .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Geriatric nursing.,
  • Older people -- Psychology.,
  • Geriatrics.,
  • Aging.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 171-172.

    StatementPatricia A. Hess with Candra Day.
    ContributionsDay, Candra, 1948- joint author.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC954 .H43
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 172 p. :
    Number of Pages172
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4536582M
    ISBN 100876187335
    LC Control Number77002596

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