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Mental Health Law for Nurses

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Published by Blackwell Science .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Disability: social aspects,
  • English civil law: general works,
  • English law: public health & safety law,
  • Nursing,
  • General,
  • Medical / Nursing,
  • Reference

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages202
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9759663M
    ISBN 100632039892
    ISBN 109780632039890
    OCLC/WorldCa35715019


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