Clinical protocol series in community based long-term care
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Published by Philadelphia Corporation for Aging in [Philadelphia, PA] .
Written in English


  • Older people -- Long-term care -- United States,
  • Nursing care plans -- United States,
  • Medical protocols -- United States

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Edition Notes

Other titlesOverview and trainer"s guide, Clinical protocol series overview & trainer guide
ContributionsPhiladelphia Corporation for Aging, United States. Administration on Aging
The Physical Object
Pagination82 p.
Number of Pages82
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15008470M

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