Primary Care and Dementia (Bradford Dementia Group Good Practice Guides) by Steve Iliffe

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Written in English

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  • Geriatric nursing,
  • Neurology & clinical neurophysiology,
  • Patients,
  • Medical / Nursing,
  • Psychology,
  • Services for,
  • Primary care (Medicine),
  • Neurology - General,
  • Dementia,
  • Mental Illness

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Book details

ContributionsMurna Downs (Foreword)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages144
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9894469M
ISBN 101853029971
ISBN 109781853029974

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