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4 edition of life of illness found in the catalog.

life of illness

one woman"s journey

by Carol T. Olson

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  • 14 Currently reading

Published by State University of New York Press in Albany, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Olson, Carol T., 1951-,
    • Kidneys -- Diseases -- Patients -- United States -- Biography.,
    • Hemodialysis.,
    • Chronic diseases -- Psychological aspects.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 193-199) and index.

      StatementCarol T. Olson.
      SeriesSUNY series, the body in culture, history, and religion
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsRC902 .O47 1993
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxviii, 203 p. ;
      Number of Pages203
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1553435M
      ISBN 100791411990, 0791412008
      LC Control Number91033457

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