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Consent to treatment knowledge of prescribed medication in a learning disability population. by Fionnuala Taylor-Dillon

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Published by The author] in [s.l .
Written in English

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Thesis (M. Sc. (Applied Psychology)) - University of Ulster, 2004.

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