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[Patient groups - in a healthy system]

STUMPF János

JANUARY 29, 1992

Lege Artis Medicinae - 1992;2(01)

[In developed industrialised countries, it is common practice for people with certain diseases to form groups, societies or clubs. Especially when being together can significantly help recovery or rehabilitation, such as in the case of alcoholics, but also when the mental strain of a chronic illness is easier to bear when shared. The basis for clubbing can be a condition related to recovery (e.g. stoma patients). ]

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