Care of the patient with a stroke
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Care of the patient with a stroke a handbook for the patient"s family and the nurse. by Genevieve Waples Smith

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Published by Springer Pub. Co. in New York .
Written in English


  • Cerebrovascular disease -- Patients -- Rehabilitation.

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Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 143.

LC ClassificationsRC394.A7 S5 1967
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 148 p.
Number of Pages148
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5543720M
LC Control Number67021823

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