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Occupational therapy in rehabilitation a handbook for occupational therapists, students and others interested in this aspect of reablement by Macdonald, Elizabeth Mary occupational therapist.

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Published by Baillière Tindall in London .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

Statementedited by E. M. Macdonald with the help of ... others ; foreword by Lord Amulree.
LC ClassificationsRM735 .M3 1976
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 469 p., [16] p. of plates :
Number of Pages469
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5021806M
ISBN 100702005770
LC Control Number76676088

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