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Body and mind in old age and decay

problems in dementia senilis, a study in literature, followed by longitudinal clinical observations

by A. Sunier

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Published by Van Gorcum in Assen, Netherlands, Dover, N.H .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Senile dementia.,
  • Senile dementia -- Etiology.,
  • Brain -- Aging.,
  • Senile dementia -- Patients -- Longitudinal studies.,
  • Senile dementia -- Patients -- Case studies.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementA. Sunier.
    SeriesSinai-series : studies in integral psychiatry ;, 3, Sinai-series ;, 3.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC524 .S88 1987
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxiv, 307 p. :
    Number of Pages307
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2714161M
    ISBN 109023221702
    LC Control Number86007086

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