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geriatric amputee

National Research Council (U.S.). Committee on Prosthetics Research and Development.

geriatric amputee

a report on a conference

by National Research Council (U.S.). Committee on Prosthetics Research and Development.

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Published in Washington .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Other titlesConference on the geriatric amputee.
Statementsponsored by the Committee on Prosthetics Research and Development of the Division of Engineering and Industrial Research, held at the National Academy of Sciences - National Research Council, Washington, D. C., April 13-14, 1961.
SeriesPublication (National Research Council (U.S.)) -- no. 919.
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 245 p.
Number of Pages245
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17040383M
OCLC/WorldCa14607311

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