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The nature of intellectual disability 

The nature of intellectual disability
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The nature of intellectual disability
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10.1093/med/9780199533220.003.0001
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date: 14 November 2019

Introduction 2

Identifying intellectual disability 4

Degree of intellectual disability 6

Definition of intellectual disability 8

Incidence and prevalence of intellectual disability 10

Diagnosing intellectual disability 12

Causes and manifestations of intellectual disability 14

Common conditions among people with intellectual disability 16

Defining intellectual disability nursing ...

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