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Aging with limited health resources

Aging with limited health resources

proceedings of a colloquium on health care, May 1986

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Published by The Council in [Ottawa] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Canada
    • Subjects:
    • Older people -- Health and hygiene -- Canada -- Congresses.,
    • Older people -- Government policy -- Canada -- Congresses.,
    • Geriatrics -- Canada -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementsponsored by the Economic Council of Canada.
      GenreCongresses.
      ContributionsEconomic Council of Canada., Colloquium on Aging with Limited Health Resources (1986 : Winnipeg, Man.)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD7102.C2 A55 1987
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, 233 p. :
      Number of Pages233
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2476518M
      ISBN 100660123223
      LC Control Number87208578
      OCLC/WorldCa20088254

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