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Senile dementia, outlook for the future

proceedings of the International Conference "Senile Dementia in the Course of the Next Two Decades"

by International Conference "Senile Dementia in the Course of the Next Two Decades" (1983 Lausanne Switzerland)

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Published by A.R. Liss in New York .
Written in English

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  • Senile dementia -- Congresses.,
  • Dementia, Senile -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementsponsored by the Institut de la vie, held in Lausanne, Switzerland, May 2-4, 1983 ; editors, Jean Wertheimer, Maurice Marois.
    SeriesModern aging research ;, v. 5
    ContributionsWertheimer, Jean., Marois, M. 1922-, Institut de la vie.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC524 .I58 1983
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxvii, 532 p. :
    Number of Pages532
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2842047M
    ISBN 10084512305X
    LC Control Number84003952


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