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Traumatic brain injury

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Published by Demos in New York, N.Y .
Written in English


  • Brain damage -- Patients -- Rehabilitation.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementeditor, Paul Bach-y-Rita.
SeriesComprehensive neurologic rehabilitation ;, v. 2
ContributionsBach-y-Rita, Paul, 1934-
LC ClassificationsRC346 .C572 1989 vol. 2, RC387.5 .C572 1989 vol. 2
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 331 p. :
Number of Pages331
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2067746M
ISBN 100939957183
LC Control Number88071751

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