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Essentials of clinical psychiatry for sub-Saharan Africa

Essentials of clinical psychiatry for sub-Saharan Africa

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Published by Masson in Milan, [Italy] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Psychiatry -- Africa, Sub-Saharan,
  • Mental illness -- Africa, Sub-Saharan

  • Edition Notes

    Statementeditors, Frank G. Njenga ... [et al.].
    ContributionsNjenga, Frank G., World Psychiatric Association., African Association of Psychiatrists and Allied Professionals.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC451.A438 E87 2005
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxx, 307 p. ;
    Number of Pages307
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23859820M
    ISBN 109966499520
    LC Control Number2008345192

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