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Special problems on non-compliance among elderly women of color

Special problems on non-compliance among elderly women of color

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Published by Edwin Mellen Press in Lewiston, NY .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Medication abuse.,
    • African American women -- Drug use.,
    • Older African Americans -- Drug use.,
    • Minority Groups -- United States.,
    • Substance Abuse -- epidemiology -- United States.,
    • Women -- in old age -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Barbara Lynn Kail.
      ContributionsKail, Barbara Lynn.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsRM146 .S64 1992
      The Physical Object
      Pagination151 p. ;
      Number of Pages151
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1713977M
      ISBN 100773495312
      LC Control Number92016194

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