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psychiatric patient with chronic physical illness needs and resources for care in the community. by David Werdegar

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Published by Office of Planning, California Dept. of Mental Hygiene in Sacramento .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • California.

Subjects:

  • Mentally ill -- Rehabilitation -- California.,
  • Chronically ill -- Care -- California.,
  • Community mental health services -- California.

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsCalifornia. Dept. of Mental Hygiene. Office of Planning.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsRC576 .W47
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 202 p.
Number of Pages202
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5564070M
LC Control Number67065357

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