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The Gale Encyclopedia of Medicine
The Gale Encyclopedia of Medicine Laurie J. Fundukian, ed. 4thed. Detroit: Gale, 2011. 5210 pp. 6 vols.
Includes information on more than 1,700 medical disorders and concepts. Each article includes in-depth discussion of causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatments, procedures, and other related topics. Written for a general audience with an authoritative tone.

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Encyclopedia of Mental Health Howard S. Friedman, ed. 2nded. Oxford, UK: Academic Press, 2016. 1702 pp. 4 vols.
This set presents a comprehensive overview of the many genetic, neurological, social, and psychological factors that affect mental health, also describing the impact of mental health on the individual and society, and illustrating the factors that aid positive mental health.
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