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Caring for elderly people

understanding and practical help

by Susan Hooker

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  • 6 Currently reading

Published by Tavistock/Routledge in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Older people -- Health and hygiene.,
  • Older people -- Rehabilitation.,
  • Exercise therapy.,
  • Self-help devices for people with disabilities.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [181]-183) and index.

    StatementSusan Hooker ; foreword by John Hughes.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC952.5 .H66 1990
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 194 p. :
    Number of Pages194
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2225333M
    ISBN 10041504832X
    LC Control Number89070157


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