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Current concepts in psycho-oncology syllabus of the postgraduate course, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, September 17-19, 1984, New York City by

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Published by The Center in New York, N.Y. (1275 York Ave., New York 10021) .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Cancer -- Psychological aspects.,
  • Cancer -- Patients -- Rehabilitation.,
  • Pain.,
  • Bereavement.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographies.

Statementcourse director, Jimmie C. Holland ; course co-directors, Mary Jane Massie, Lynna M. Lesko.
ContributionsHolland, Jimmie C., Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsRC262 .C866 1984
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 131 p. ;
Number of Pages131
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2989079M
LC Control Number84242594

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