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The Alzheimer"s Caregiver

Kathleen O"Connor

The Alzheimer"s Caregiver

Strategies for Support

by Kathleen O"Connor

  • 259 Want to read
  • 40 Currently reading

Published by Univ of Washington Pr .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Family & Health,
  • Gerontology,
  • Medical / Nursing,
  • Alzheimer"s disease,
  • Family relationships,
  • Home care,
  • Patients,
  • Rehabilitation,
  • Health/Fitness

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsJoyce Prothero (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages150
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10314476M
    ISBN 100295963468
    ISBN 109780295963464
    OCLC/WorldCa15052963

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