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Understanding Chinese cultures

Kwok-Keung Fung

Understanding Chinese cultures

a handbook for health care and rehabilitation professionals : diagnosis, treatment, recovery

by Kwok-Keung Fung

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  • 10 Currently reading

Published by Yee Hong Centre for Geriatric Care in [Toronto] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Chinese -- Ontario -- Toronto -- Health and hygiene.,
  • Chinese -- Ontario -- Toronto -- Social life and customs.

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[Kwok-Keung Fung for] Mount Sinai Hospital of Toronto, Salvation Army Scarborough Grace Hospital, Yee Hong Centre for Geriatric Care.
    ContributionsMount Sinai Hospital (Toronto, Ont.), Salvation Army Grace General Hospital (Scarborough, Ont.), Yee Hong Centre for Geriatric Care.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRA563.C54 F86 1998
    The Physical Object
    Pagination106 p. :
    Number of Pages106
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19043897M
    ISBN 100968383505
    OCLC/WorldCa45815190

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