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nature of stress disorder conference of the Society for Psychosomatic Research held at the Royal College of Physicians, May, 1958. by Society for Psychosomatic Research.

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Published by Thomas in Springfield, Ill .
Written in English


  • Stress (Physiology) -- Congresses.,
  • Anxiety -- Congresses.

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Includes bibliographical referenes.

ContributionsConference on the Nature of Stress Disorder (1958 : London, England)
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 298 p.
Number of Pages298
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16349096M

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