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Geriatric issues in occupational therapy

a compendium of leading research

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Published by AOTA Press in Bethesda, MD .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Occupational therapy for older people.,
  • Older people -- Functional assessment.,
  • Geriatrics.,
  • Occupational therapy.,
  • Geriatric Assessment.,
  • Occupational Therapy.,
  • Occupational Therapy -- Aged.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Mary A. Corcoran.
    ContributionsCorcoran, Mary, American Occupational Therapy Association.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC953.8.O22 G475 2003
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 279 p. :
    Number of Pages279
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3698605M
    ISBN 10156900188X
    LC Control Number2003112940
    OCLC/WorldCa54345670


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