Conference on Behavioral Medicine and Cardiovascular Disease
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Published by American Heart Association in Dallas, TX .
Written in English


  • Cardiovascular system -- Diseases -- Psychological aspects -- Congresses.,
  • Medicine and psychology -- Congresses.,
  • Health behavior -- Congresses.

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Edition Notes

Other titlesBehavioral medicine and cardiovascular disease
StatementJohn T. Shepherd, Stephen M. Weiss, guest editors.
SeriesCirculation -- v. 76, suppl. 1, Circulation monograph -- no. 6
ContributionsShepherd, John T. 1919-., Weiss, Stephen M., American Heart Association., National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute.
The Physical Object
Pagination227 p. :
Number of Pages227
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16570489M

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