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Published by Haworth Press in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Chronic pain,
  • Older women -- Diseases,
  • Pain -- in old age,
  • Pain -- therapy,
  • Chronic Disease -- in old age,
  • Women

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementKaren A. Roberto, editor.
ContributionsRoberto, Karen A.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsRB127 .O34 1994
The Physical Object
Paginationxvii, 119 p. :
Number of Pages119
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1102523M
ISBN 101560247061, 1560230614
LC Control Number94027471

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