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Published by Pro-Ed in Austin, Tx .
Written in English

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Places:

  • United States.

Subjects:

  • Older people -- Home care -- United States,
  • Older people -- Services for -- United States,
  • Older people -- Health risk assessment -- United States,
  • Social work with older people -- United States

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Edition Notes

StatementCharles A. Emlet ... [et al.].
ContributionsEmlet, Charles A.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHV1461 .I45 2004
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3685059M
ISBN 100944480594
LC Control Number2003046959
OCLC/WorldCa52251419

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