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Dementia beyond drugs

G. Allen Power

Dementia beyond drugs

changing the culture of care

by G. Allen Power

  • 395 Want to read
  • 34 Currently reading

Published by Health Professions Press in Baltimore .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Dementia -- Patients -- Care,
  • Dementia -- Treatment,
  • Dementia -- therapy,
  • Aged,
  • Attitude of Health Personnel,
  • Dementia -- psychology,
  • Homes for the Aged,
  • Nursing Homes

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementG. Allen Power.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC521 .P693 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23971940M
    ISBN 109781932529562
    LC Control Number2009048654

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