Geriatric medicine

August 1997
Clinical & Investigative Medicine;Aug97 Supplement, Vol. 20, pS27
Academic Journal
Presents an abstract of the research manuscript `Development of a novel Tool for the Evaluation of Audio-Visual Materials (TEAM) on dementia in the elderly,' by R. Wong and B.L. Beattie from the University of British Columbia.


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