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Report on services for the elderly with mental disability in Scotland

Scottish Health Service Planning Council.

Report on services for the elderly with mental disability in Scotland

a report

by Scottish Health Service Planning Council.

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Published by H.M. Stationery Off. in Edinburgh .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Scotland.
    • Subjects:
    • Older people -- Mental health services -- Scotland.,
    • Geriatric psychiatry -- Scotland.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesServices for the elderly with mental disability in Scotland.
      Statementby a programme planning group of the Scottish Health Service Planning Council and the Advisory Council on Social Work.
      ContributionsGreat Britain. Scottish Education Dept. Advisory Council on Social Work., Great Britain. Scottish Home and Health Dept., Great Britain. Scottish Education Dept.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsRC450.S3 S36 1978
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 60 p. ;
      Number of Pages60
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4221383M
      ISBN 100114915962
      LC Control Number80501229

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