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Federal response to the Alzheimer"s epidemic

United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. Subcommittee on Retirement and Aging.

Federal response to the Alzheimer"s epidemic

hearing before the Subcommittee on Retirement and Aging of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, United States Senate, One Hundred Tenth Congress, first session on examining the federal response and advances being made toward defeating the epidemic of Alzheimer"s disease, July 17, 2007.

by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. Subcommittee on Retirement and Aging.

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Published by U.S. G.P.O., For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Alzheimer"s disease -- Research -- United States,
  • Alzheimer"s disease -- Treatment -- United States,
  • Alzheimer"s disease -- United States -- Prevention

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesS. hrg -- 110-722
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsKF26 .L2783 2007b
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiii, 42 p. ;
    Number of Pages42
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23188898M
    ISBN 100160827469
    ISBN 109780160827464
    LC Control Number2009376566

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