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use of mental health and social support services by people with AIDS

Marilyn Cvitanic

use of mental health and social support services by people with AIDS

by Marilyn Cvitanic

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Published by Rand in Santa Monica, CA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • AIDS (Disease) -- Patients -- Services for -- California -- Los Angeles.,
  • AIDS (Disease) -- Patients -- Services for -- New York (State) -- New York.,
  • AIDS (Disease) -- Patients -- Mental health services -- California -- Los Angeles.,
  • AIDS (Disease) -- Patients -- Mental health services -- New York (State) -- New York.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMarilyn Cvitanic.
    ContributionsRand Graduate School.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv, 137 p. ;
    Number of Pages137
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16597606M

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Use of mental health and social support services by people with AIDS. Santa Monica, CA ( Main St., P.O. BoxSanta Monica ): RAND, (OCoLC) Online version: Cvitanic, Marilyn.

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