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Perspectives in psychopharmacotherapy

Perspectives in psychopharmacotherapy

an international symposium organized by the World Health Organization and the Menarini International Foundation

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Published by Pergamon Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mental illness -- Congresses.,
  • Psychopharmacology -- Congresses.,
  • Psychotropic drugs -- Therapeutic use -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesProgress in neuro-psychopharmacology, nos. 1-3, 1979.
    Statementeditors: F. E. Vartanian ... [et al.] ; associate editor, D. Baronet-Lacroix.
    ContributionsVartanian, F. E., World Health Organization., Fondazione internazionale Menarini.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 301 p. :
    Number of Pages301
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15055301M
    ISBN 100080248772
    OCLC/WorldCa6160222

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