Understanding mental illness and its nursing
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Published by Pitman in London, Marshfield, Mass .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Mental illness.,
  • Psychiatric nursing.,
  • Mental disorders.,
  • Psychiatric nursing.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementK.L.K. Trick and S. Obcarskas.
ContributionsObcarskas, S.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsRC454 .T74 1982
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 322 p. ;
Number of Pages322
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3484341M
ISBN 100272796786
LC Control Number82003820
OCLC/WorldCa8282867

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