5 edition of Medical, moral, and legal issues in mental health care. found in the catalog.
|Statement||Edited by Frank J. Ayd, Jr. With 12 contributors.|
|Contributions||Ayd, Frank J., ed., Taylor Manor Hospital.|
|LC Classifications||RC455.2.P77 M4|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xii, 220 p.|
|Number of Pages||220|
|LC Control Number||74011375|
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