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diagnosis is cancer--

Edward J. Larschan

diagnosis is cancer--

a psychological and legal resource handbook for cancer patients, their families, and helping professionals

by Edward J. Larschan

  • 220 Want to read
  • 30 Currently reading

Published by Bull Pub. Co., Distributed in the U.S. by Kampmann in Palo Alto, CA, New York, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cancer -- Psychological aspects.,
  • Cancer -- Patients -- Social conditions.,
  • Cancer -- Patients -- Services for.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementby Edward J. Larschan with Richard J. Larschan.
    ContributionsLarschan, Richard J.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC262 .L33 1986
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 130 p. :
    Number of Pages130
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2323614M
    ISBN 100915950782, 0915950774
    LC Control Number86207718

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