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Published by Igaku-Shoin in New York .
Written in English


  • Comorbidity.,
  • Depression, Mental.,
  • Chronically ill -- Mental health.,
  • Chronic Disease -- psychology.,
  • Depression -- diagnosis.,
  • Depression -- therapy.

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Edition Notes

Statementedited by Robert G. Robinson, Peter V. Rabins.
SeriesAging and clinical practice
ContributionsRobinson, Robert G. 1945-, Rabins, Peter V.
LC ClassificationsRC537 .D4295 1989
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 242 p. :
Number of Pages242
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2050792M
ISBN 100896401529
LC Control Number88028444

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