Management of Alcohol, Tobacco and Other Drug Problems
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Management of Alcohol, Tobacco and Other Drug Problems A Physician"s Manual by Bruna Brands

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Published by Centre of Addiction & Mental Health .
Written in English


  • Psychopathology - Addiction,
  • General,
  • Medical,
  • Psychology

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The Physical Object
Number of Pages547
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11266675M
ISBN 100888683065
ISBN 109780888683069

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