Nursing care of the schizophrenic patient
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Nursing care of the schizophrenic patient by Monica Frost

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Published by Kimpton in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Schizophrenia.,
  • Psychiatric nursing.,
  • Schizophrenia -- Nursing.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementMonica Frost ; foreword by David Goldberg.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsRC514 .F76
The Physical Object
Pagination95 p. ;
Number of Pages95
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4850109M
ISBN 100853137854
LC Control Number75594770
OCLC/WorldCa1419493

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