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A practical guide to caring for older adults

Anita G. Beckerman

A practical guide to caring for older adults

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Published by Beverly Cracom Publications in St. Louis, MO .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Older people -- Home care -- Handbooks, manuals, etc,
  • Caregivers -- Handbooks, manuals, etc

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementAnita Beckerman, Ruth M. Tappen.
    GenreHandbooks, manuals, etc.
    SeriesBCP home caregivers series
    ContributionsTappen, Ruth M.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV1451 .B43 1996
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL980417M
    ISBN 101886657092
    LC Control Number96017946
    OCLC/WorldCa35159144

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