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Published by C. V. Mosby Co. in Saint Louis .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Geriatrics.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies.

    Other titlesGeriatric patient.
    Statementedited by E. V. Cowdry.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC952 .C6 1968
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 430 p.
    Number of Pages430
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5616625M
    LC Control Number68025007

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