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Geriatric care in advanced societies

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MTP , Lancaster [Eng.]
Older people -- Medical care., Geriatrics., Quality of health
Statementedited by J. C. Brocklehurst.
ContributionsBrocklehurst, J. C.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsRC952 .G387 1975b
The Physical Object
Pagination160 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4851117M
ISBN 100852001258
LC Control Number75596374

Geriatric care in advanced societies. Baltimore: University Park Press, (OCoLC) Online version: Geriatric care in advanced societies. Baltimore: University Park Press, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: Geriatric care in advanced societies book Authors / Contributors: J C Brocklehurst.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Includes index. Description: pages ; 23 cm: Contents: 1 Introduction: the development of geriatric care in advanced societies.- 2 Great Britain.- 3 The Netherlands.- 4 The United States of America.- 5 Sweden.- 6 The Union of the Soviet Socialist Republics.- 7 Australia.- 8 Conclusion.

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