Section 7: Geriatrics
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Hall, Courtney D.; Wolf, Steven L.; and Kapasi, Z.. 2013. Section 7: Geriatrics. The Rehabilitation Specialist's Handbook. 4th Edition. Philadelphia, PA: F.A. Davis Company. 647-688. https://www.amazon.com/Rehabilitation-Specialists-Handbook-Serge-Roy/dp/0803639066/ ISBN: 9780803639065