Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis A Guide for Patients and Families

ISBN-10: 1932603727

ISBN-13: 9781932603729

Edition: 3rd 2009

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Book details

List price: $39.95
Edition: 3rd
Copyright year: 2009
Publisher: Demos Medical Publishing, LLC
Publication date: 4/7/2009
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 450
Size: 6.25" wide x 9.25" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.430
Language: English

Foreword
Preface
Acknowledgments
Contributors
Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis: An Overview
What Is Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis?
The Clinical Features and Prognosis of Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
The Diagnosis of Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
Treating the Symptoms of Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
The Medical and Rehabilitative Management of Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
A Comprehensive Approach to Managing Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
Rehabilitation Issues
Physical Therapy
Occupational Therapy
Wheelchair Selection
Managing Communication and Swallowing Difficulties
Nutrition Intervention
Respiratory Management
Life Support: Realities and Dilemmas
Alternative Therapies for Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
Clinical Therapeutic Trials
Clinical Trials in Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
The Amytrophic Lateral Sclerosis Patient Care Database
Living With the Reality of Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
Sharing the Experience of Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis: Existent and Virtual Support Groups
Meditation and Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
Family Caregivers in Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
Financial Realities
Home Care Agencies
Managing Advanced Disease and End-of-Life Issues
Palliative Care and Amytrophic Lateral Sclerosis: An Example of the Management of Advanced Disease
Hospice Care
Mourning
Where You Can Turn to For Help
The Role of the Muscular Dystrophy Association in ALS Research and Services
The ALS Association: A National Voluntary Organization
Resources for Patients and Their Families
Index
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