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Mental Health and Addictions Recovery Support Program

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams38161
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Mental Health and Addictions Program. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2023.
Pamphlet Number
2324
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The Recovery Support Program is for people who are 19 years of age or older, have problems with substance use and/or gambling, want to stop or lower their substance use and/or gambling, and want to use substances and/or gamble more safely. This pamphlet explains how to start the program, what supports are included, and what the Recovery Support Skills Group is. Information about whom to call for support and how to give program feedback is also provided.
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Mental Health and Addictions Program
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2023
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document (5 p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Substance-Related Disorders - therapy
Gambling - therapy
Harm Reduction
Subjects (LCSH)
Substance abuse
Gambling
Harm reduction
Specialty
Psychiatry
Abstract
The Recovery Support Program is for people who are 19 years of age or older, have problems with substance use and/or gambling, want to stop or lower their substance use and/or gambling, and want to use substances and/or gamble more safely. This pamphlet explains how to start the program, what supports are included, and what the Recovery Support Skills Group is. Information about whom to call for support and how to give program feedback is also provided.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Mental Health and Addictions Program Recovery Support Program
Pamphlet Number
2324
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Bipolar disorder

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams34642
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Mental Health and Addictions Program. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2022.
Pamphlet Number
0761
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People with bipolar disorder have periods when their mood is very high or very low. These episodes may last for several days, weeks, or months. In between these episodes, the person’s mood may be normal. The period of very high mood and other symptoms is called mania. The period of very low mood and other symptoms is called depression. This pamphlet explains what causes bipolar disorder, what the symptoms of mania and depression are, how bipolar disorder is treated, and where you can get help.
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Mental Health and Addictions Program
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2022
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document ([4] p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Bipolar Disorder
Mental Disorders
Subjects (LCSH)
Manic-depressive illness
Mental illness
Specialty
Psychiatry
Abstract
People with bipolar disorder have periods when their mood is very high or very low. These episodes may last for several days, weeks, or months. In between these episodes, the person’s mood may be normal. The period of very high mood and other symptoms is called mania. The period of very low mood and other symptoms is called depression. This pamphlet explains what causes bipolar disorder, what the symptoms of mania and depression are, how bipolar disorder is treated, and where you can get help.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Mental Health and Addictions Program
Pamphlet Number
0761
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Circle of support and circle of care : sharing information and working together

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. Northern Zone. Mental Health and Addictions. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2022.
Pamphlet Number
1849
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At Mental Health and Addictions, we encourage you to involve people who support you in your treatment and recovery. Your Circle of Support is the loved ones who you have chosen to support you. Your Circle of Care is the members of your health care team who are involved in your care. Sharing information with people in your Circle of Support and Circle of Care can improve your care experience and make the quality of care you receive better. This pamphlet explains how your personal information is …
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Nova Scotia Health Authority. Northern Zone. Mental Health and Addictions
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2022
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document ([4] p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Confidentiality
Subjects (LCSH)
Personal information management
Specialty
Psychiatry
Abstract
At Mental Health and Addictions, we encourage you to involve people who support you in your treatment and recovery. Your Circle of Support is the loved ones who you have chosen to support you. Your Circle of Care is the members of your health care team who are involved in your care. Sharing information with people in your Circle of Support and Circle of Care can improve your care experience and make the quality of care you receive better. This pamphlet explains how your personal information is shared with people in your Circle of Care and Circle of Support. The French version of this pamphlet 1950, "Réseau de soutien et cercle de soins : partager l’information et travailler ensemble", is also available.
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Prepared by: Mental Health and Addictions, Northern Zone
Pamphlet Number
1849
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Short Stay Unit : Abbie J. Lane Memorial Building, QEII

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. QEII. Short Stay Unit. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2022.
Pamphlet Number
2261
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The Short Stay Unit is a 5-bed psychiatric inpatient service with 24-hour nursing care. This pamphlet explains what will happen when you are admitted to the unit, what to expect on the unit, passes to leave the unit, service available on the unit and at the QEII, how you can help yourself, discharge planning, how your loved ones can help, and how to give feedback about your stay. A list of common words used in the hospital is included.
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. QEII. Short Stay Unit
Alternate Title
Short Stay Unit : Abbie J. Lane Memorial Building, Queen Elizabeth II Health Sciences Centre
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2022
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document (18 p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Nursing units
Psychiatry
Subjects (LCSH)
Hospital units
Psychiatry
Specialty
Nursing Units
Abstract
The Short Stay Unit is a 5-bed psychiatric inpatient service with 24-hour nursing care. This pamphlet explains what will happen when you are admitted to the unit, what to expect on the unit, passes to leave the unit, service available on the unit and at the QEII, how you can help yourself, discharge planning, how your loved ones can help, and how to give feedback about your stay. A list of common words used in the hospital is included.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Short Stay Unit, Abbie J. Lane Memorial Building
Pamphlet Number
2261
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Nova Scotia Health Authority. Early Psychosis Intervention Nova Scotia (EPINS). Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2022.
Pamphlet Number
2294
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Psychosis is a serious medical condition that affects the brain. This pamphlet explains what causes psychosis, signs, treatment, what to expect, and what you can do to help a loved one. A list of common terms is included. Early Psychosis Intervention Services contact information is listed. Additional resources are also provided.
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Nova Scotia Health Authority. Early Psychosis Intervention Nova Scotia (EPINS)
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2022
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document (5 p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Psychotic Disorders
Schizophrenia
Subjects (LCSH)
Schizoaffective disorders
Schizophrenia
Specialty
Psychiatry
Abstract
Psychosis is a serious medical condition that affects the brain. This pamphlet explains what causes psychosis, signs, treatment, what to expect, and what you can do to help a loved one. A list of common terms is included. Early Psychosis Intervention Services contact information is listed. Additional resources are also provided.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Early Psychosis Intervention Nova Scotia (EPINS)
Pamphlet Number
2294
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Hidden and Lesser-known Disordered Eating Behaviors in Medical and Psychiatric Conditions

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Emilia Manzato, Massimo Cuzzolaro, Lorenzo Maria Donini. Springer , 2022.
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Online
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Responsibility
Emilia Manzato, Massimo Cuzzolaro, Lorenzo Maria Donini
Publisher
Springer
Date of Publication
2022
Physical Description
1 online resource (xi, 386 pages) : illustrations
ISBN
9783030811747
Specialty
Psychiatry
Format
e-Book
Location
Online
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Kaplan & Sadock's synopsis of psychiatry

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(12th ed.) --Philadelphia, PA: Wolters Kluwer , c2022.
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Other Authors
Boland, Robert Joseph
Verduin, Marcia L.
Ruiz, Pedro
Shah, Arya
Sadock, Benjamin J.
Edition
12th ed.
Alternate Title
Kaplan and Sadock's synopsis of psychiatry
Place of Publication
Philadelphia, PA
Publisher
Wolters Kluwer
Date of Publication
c2022
ISBN
9781975145583
Subjects (MeSH)
Psychiatry
Mental Disorders
Specialty
Psychiatry
Format
e-Book
Location
Online
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The mental status examination handbook

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Mario F. Mendez. --Philadelphia, PA: Elsevier , c2022.
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The ability to effectively assess cognitive and other behavioral functions is an essential skill for neurologists, psychiatrists, geriatricians, nurses, and other clinicians who perform clinic and bedside examinations. Unique in the field, The Mental Status Examination Handbook is a user-friendly, comprehensive resource that provides practical guidance on cognitive assessment, clarifies mental status testing procedures, and assists with decision making for neuropsychological referrals.
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Author
Mendez, Mario F.
Responsibility
Mario F. Mendez
Place of Publication
Philadelphia, PA
Publisher
Elsevier
Date of Publication
c2022
Physical Description
1 online resource, 288 p.
ISBN
9780323694896
Subjects (MeSH)
Cognition
Cognition Disorders - diagnosis
Specialty
Geriatrics
Neurology
Psychiatry
Abstract
The ability to effectively assess cognitive and other behavioral functions is an essential skill for neurologists, psychiatrists, geriatricians, nurses, and other clinicians who perform clinic and bedside examinations. Unique in the field, The Mental Status Examination Handbook is a user-friendly, comprehensive resource that provides practical guidance on cognitive assessment, clarifies mental status testing procedures, and assists with decision making for neuropsychological referrals.
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e-Book
Location
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Memory loss, Alzheimer's disease, and dementia : a practical guide for clinicians

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Andrew E. Budson, Paul R. Solomon. (3rd ed.) --Philadelphia, PA: Elsevier , c2022.
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With a focus on the practical, day-to-day tools needed by neurologists, psychiatrists, geriatricians, and others who work with the elderly, Memory Loss, Alzheimer's Disease and Dementia, 3rd Edition, is an indispensable, easy-to-read resource in this growing area. Clinical experts Drs. Andrew Budson and Paul Solomon cover the essentials of physical and cognitive examinations and laboratory and imaging studies for dementia and related illnesses, giving you the guidance you need to make accurate …
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Author
Budson, Andrew E.
Other Authors
Solomon, Paul R.
Responsibility
Andrew E. Budson, Paul R. Solomon
Edition
3rd ed.
Place of Publication
Philadelphia, PA
Publisher
Elsevier
Date of Publication
c2022
Physical Description
1 online resource, 280 p.
ISBN
9780323795449
Subjects (MeSH)
Aged
Alzheimer Disease - diagnosis
Alzheimer Disease - therapy
Dementia - diagnosis
Dementia - therapy
Memory Disorders - diagnosis
Memory Disorders - therapy
Specialty
Geriatrics
Psychiatry
Abstract
With a focus on the practical, day-to-day tools needed by neurologists, psychiatrists, geriatricians, and others who work with the elderly, Memory Loss, Alzheimer's Disease and Dementia, 3rd Edition, is an indispensable, easy-to-read resource in this growing area. Clinical experts Drs. Andrew Budson and Paul Solomon cover the essentials of physical and cognitive examinations and laboratory and imaging studies for dementia and related illnesses, giving you the guidance you need to make accurate diagnosis and treatment decisions with confidence.
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e-Book
Location
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Taking your medication

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. Mental Health and Addictions Program. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2021.
Pamphlet Number
0758
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Taking your medication is an important part of your treatment. It means you are playing an active role in keeping up your health and well-being. This pamphlet explains why some people stop taking their medication. If these or other issues concern you, please talk to your primary health care provider. They can help you find solutions. Tips to help you take your medication are listed. The French version of this pamphlet 1916, "Prendre vos médicaments", is also available.
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Nova Scotia Health Authority. Mental Health and Addictions Program
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2021
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document ([1] p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Psychiatry
Medication
Subjects (LCSH)
Drugs
Mental Health
Specialty
Medications
Abstract
Taking your medication is an important part of your treatment. It means you are playing an active role in keeping up your health and well-being. This pamphlet explains why some people stop taking their medication. If these or other issues concern you, please talk to your primary health care provider. They can help you find solutions. Tips to help you take your medication are listed. The French version of this pamphlet 1916, "Prendre vos médicaments", is also available.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Mental Health and Addictions Program
Pamphlet Number
0758
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Prendre vos médicaments

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. Mental Health and Addictions Program. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2021.
Pamphlet Number
1916
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Prendre vos médicaments est une partie importante de votre traitement. Cela signifie que vous contribuez à votre santé et à votre bien-être. La présente brochure explique pourquoi certaines personnes cessent de prendre leurs médicaments. Si cela vous préoccupe ou si vous avez d’autres inquiétudes, veuillez en parler à vos prestataires de soins primaires, qui pourront vous aider à trouver des solutions. Des conseils sont présentés pour vous aider à prendre vos médicaments. ; This pamphlet is a F…
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Nova Scotia Health Authority. Mental Health and Addictions Program
Alternate Title
Taking your medication
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2021
Format
Pamphlet
Language
French
Physical Description
1 electronic document ([2] p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Psychiatry
Medication
Subjects (LCSH)
Drugs
Mental health
Specialty
Mental Health
Abstract
Prendre vos médicaments est une partie importante de votre traitement. Cela signifie que vous contribuez à votre santé et à votre bien-être. La présente brochure explique pourquoi certaines personnes cessent de prendre leurs médicaments. Si cela vous préoccupe ou si vous avez d’autres inquiétudes, veuillez en parler à vos prestataires de soins primaires, qui pourront vous aider à trouver des solutions. Des conseils sont présentés pour vous aider à prendre vos médicaments.
This pamphlet is a French translation of "Taking Your Medication" pamphlet 0758. Taking your medication is an important part of your treatment. It means you are playing an active role in keeping up your health and well-being. This pamphlet explains why some people stop taking their medication. If these or other issues concern you, please talk to your primary health care provider. They can help you find solutions. Tips to help you take your medication are listed.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Mental Health and Addictions Program
Pamphlet Number
1916
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Sleep Disorders in Selected Psychiatric Settings

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Imran S. Khawaja, Thomas D. Hurwitz. Springer , 2021.
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Online
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Responsibility
Imran S. Khawaja, Thomas D. Hurwitz
Publisher
Springer
Date of Publication
2021
Physical Description
1 online resource (xii, 180 pages) : illustrations
ISBN
9783030593094
Specialty
Neurology
Psychiatry
Obstetrics
Format
e-Book
Location
Online
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Living with Dementia

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/provcat46612
Veljko Dubljevic, Frances Bottenberg. Springer , 2021.
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Online
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Responsibility
Veljko Dubljevic, Frances Bottenberg
Publisher
Springer
Date of Publication
2021
Physical Description
1 online resource (xiv, 263 pages) : illustrations
Series Title
Advances in neuroethics
ISBN
9783030620738
Specialty
Neurology
Psychiatry
Neurosciences
Format
e-Book
Location
Online
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Psychiatry and Neuroscience Update

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/provcat46615
Pascual Ángel Gargiulo, Humberto Luis Mesones Arroyo. Springer , 2021.
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Online
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Pascual Ángel Gargiulo, Humberto Luis Mesones Arroyo
Publisher
Springer
Date of Publication
2021
Physical Description
1 online resource (xxx, 465 pages) : illustrations
ISBN
9783030617219
Specialty
Neurosciences
Psychiatry
Format
e-Book
Location
Online
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Empathy, Normalization and De-escalation

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Massimo Biondi, Massimo Pasquini, Lorenzo Tarsitani. Springer , 2021.
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Online
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Responsibility
Massimo Biondi, Massimo Pasquini, Lorenzo Tarsitani
Publisher
Springer
Date of Publication
2021
Physical Description
1 online resource (ix, 147 pages) : illustrations
ISBN
9783030651060
Specialty
Psychiatry
Emergency Medicine
Nursing
Format
e-Book
Location
Online
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The Existential Structure of Substance Misuse

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Guilherme Messas. Springer , 2021.
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Online
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Responsibility
Guilherme Messas
Publisher
Springer
Date of Publication
2021
Physical Description
1 online resource (xxi, 268 pages) : illustrations
ISBN
9783030627249
Specialty
Psychiatry
Public Health
Psychotherapy
Format
e-Book
Location
Online
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Suicide by Self-Immolation

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César A. Alfonso, Prabha S. Chandra, Thomas G. Schulze. Springer , 2021.
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Online
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Responsibility
César A. Alfonso, Prabha S. Chandra, Thomas G. Schulze
Publisher
Springer
Date of Publication
2021
Physical Description
1 online resource (viii, 264 pages) : illustrations
ISBN
9783030626136
Specialty
Psychiatry
Sociology, Medical
Format
e-Book
Location
Online
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Psychiatry in Crisis

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/provcat46638
Vincenzo Di Nicola, Drozdstoj Stoyanov. Springer , 2021.
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Online
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Responsibility
Vincenzo Di Nicola, Drozdstoj Stoyanov
Publisher
Springer
Date of Publication
2021
Physical Description
1 online resource (xxvi, 174 pages) : illustrations
ISBN
9783030551407
Specialty
Psychiatry
Psychology, Clinical
Format
e-Book
Location
Online
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Absolute Geriatric Psychiatry Review

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Rajesh Tampi, Deena Tampi, Juan Young, Rakin Hoq, Kyle Resnick. Springer , 2021.
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Online
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Rajesh Tampi, Deena Tampi, Juan Young, Rakin Hoq, Kyle Resnick
Publisher
Springer
Date of Publication
2021
Physical Description
1 online resource (xii, 424 pages) : illustrations
ISBN
9783030586638
Specialty
Geriatrics
Psychiatry
Health Services for the Aged
Format
e-Book
Publication Type
Examination Questions
Location
Online
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Peer Support in Medicine

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/provcat46709
Jonathan D. Avery. Springer , 2021.
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Online
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Responsibility
Jonathan D. Avery
Publisher
Springer
Date of Publication
2021
Physical Description
1 online resource (xii, 184 pages) : illustrations
ISBN
9783030586607
Specialty
Psychiatry
Geriatrics
Public Health
Format
e-Book
Location
Online
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