Diabetes Mellitus. / Woodcock, Alison; Bradley, Clare.

Cambridge Handbook of Psychology, Health and Medicine, 2nd edition. ed. / S Ayers; A Baum; C McManus; S Newman; K Wallston; J Weinman; R West. Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2007. p. 670-673 (Cambridge Handbooks).

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Diabetes Mellitus. / Woodcock, Alison; Bradley, Clare.

Cambridge Handbook of Psychology, Health and Medicine, 2nd edition. ed. / S Ayers; A Baum; C McManus; S Newman; K Wallston; J Weinman; R West. Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2007. p. 670-673 (Cambridge Handbooks).

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Woodcock, A & Bradley, C 2007, Diabetes Mellitus. in S Ayers, A Baum, C McManus, S Newman, K Wallston, J Weinman & R West (eds), Cambridge Handbook of Psychology, Health and Medicine, 2nd edition. Cambridge Handbooks, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, pp. 670-673. <http://www.cambridge.org/us/catalogue/catalogue.asp?isbn=9780521605106&ss=fro>

APA

Woodcock, A., & Bradley, C. (2007). Diabetes Mellitus. In S. Ayers, A. Baum, C. McManus, S. Newman, K. Wallston, J. Weinman, & R. West (Eds.), Cambridge Handbook of Psychology, Health and Medicine, 2nd edition (pp. 670-673). (Cambridge Handbooks). Cambridge University Press. http://www.cambridge.org/us/catalogue/catalogue.asp?isbn=9780521605106&ss=fro

Vancouver

Woodcock A, Bradley C. Diabetes Mellitus. In Ayers S, Baum A, McManus C, Newman S, Wallston K, Weinman J, West R, editors, Cambridge Handbook of Psychology, Health and Medicine, 2nd edition. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. 2007. p. 670-673. (Cambridge Handbooks).

Author

Woodcock, Alison ; Bradley, Clare. / Diabetes Mellitus. Cambridge Handbook of Psychology, Health and Medicine, 2nd edition. editor / S Ayers ; A Baum ; C McManus ; S Newman ; K Wallston ; J Weinman ; R West. Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2007. pp. 670-673 (Cambridge Handbooks).

BibTeX

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