The management training needs of district occupational therapists in England and Wales
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Published by North East London Polytechnic, Centre for Institutional Studies in [London] .
Written in English

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Bibliography, p102-103.

StatementSally Haylock.
SeriesCommentary -- no.31, Commentary (North East London Polytechnic. Centre for Institutional Studies) -- no.31.
ContributionsNorth East London Polytechnic. Centre for Institutional Studies.
The Physical Object
Pagination125p. :
Number of Pages125
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20736346M
ISBN 100901987654

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