introduction to psycho-oncology by Patrice Guex

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Published by Routledge in London, New York .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Cancer -- Psychological aspects.,
  • Cancer -- Psychosomatic aspects.,
  • Neoplasms -- psychology.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 152-170) and index.

Book details

Other titlesHandbook of psychooncology.
StatementPatrice Guex ; translated by Heather Goodare ; foreword by Karol Sikora.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsRC262 .G78513 1994
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 191 p. ;
Number of Pages191
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1406704M
ISBN 10041506435X, 0415064368
LC Control Number93015029

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