Psychopharmacology of Depression
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Psychopharmacology of Depression A Guide for the Drug Treatment of Depression by Thomas A. Ban

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Published by S. Karger AG (Switzerland) .
Written in English


  • Neurology & clinical neurophysiology,
  • Pharmacology,
  • Psychiatry,
  • Depression,
  • Mental Depression,
  • Neuropsychopharmacology,
  • Psychology

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages130
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL12929066M
ISBN 10380551154X
ISBN 109783805511544

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