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Rehabilitation of an elderly patient back into the community
Author(s)Joanna Rees
Journal titleNursing Times, vol 74, no 11, 16 March 1978
Pagespp 448-452
KeywordsInstitutionalism ; Rehabilitation ; Psychiatric units ; Misplacement.
AnnotationA case study of an elderly man who had been misplaced in a hospital for the mentally handicapped, and how, 50 years later, he was helped to leave the hospital to live in an old peoples home.
Accession NumberCPA-930730100
ClassmarkEPI: LM: LDL: QKM *

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