Fundamentals of stroke care

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Published by Dept. of Health, Education, and Welfare, Public Health Service, Health Resources Administration, Bureau of Health Planning and Resources Development, for sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in [Rockville, Md.], Washington .

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  • Cerebrovascular disease.,
  • Cerebrovascular disease -- Patients.

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Includes bibliographies and index.

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Statementedited by A. L. Sahs and E. C. Hartman.
SeriesDHEW publication ; no. (HRA) 76-14016, DHEW publication -- no. (HRA) 76-14016.
ContributionsSahs, Adolph L., 1906-, Hartman, E. C., United States. Bureau of Health Planning and Resources Development.
The Physical Object
Paginationxvii, 442 p. :
Number of Pages442
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Open LibraryOL17647262M

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