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Mental health in older people

Alistair S. Burns

Mental health in older people

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Published by Royal Society of Medicine Press in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Older people -- Mental health.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementAlistair Burns, Nitin Purandare, Sarah Craig.
    SeriesIn practice, In practice (Royal Society of Medicine (Great Britain))
    ContributionsPurandare, Nitin., Craig, Sarah, MRCPsych.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination61 p. ;
    Number of Pages61
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22037030M
    ISBN 101853155152


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