The Official Patient's Sourcebook On Tethered Spinal Cord Syndrome: A Revised And Updated Directory For The Internet Age

Authors: Icon Health Publications
Publisher: ICON Health Publications
Keywords: cord, syndrome, revised, spinal, tethered, patient, sourcebook, official
Pages: 120
Published: 2002-10-16
Language: English
ISBN-10: 0597831025     ISBN-13: 9780597831027
Binding: Paperback
List Price: 28.95 USD
  • Rating: 60%
This sourcebook has been created for patients who have decided to make education and Internet-based research an integral part of the treatment process. Although it gives information useful to doctors, caregivers and other health professionals, it also tells patients where and how to look for information covering virtually all topics related to tethered spinal cord syndrome, from the essentials to the most advanced areas of research. The title of this book includes the word official. This reflects the fact that the sourcebook draws from public, academic, government, and peer-reviewed research. Selected readings from various agencies are reproduced to give you some of the latest official information available to date on tethered spinal cord syndrome. Following an introductory chapter, the sourcebook is organized into three parts. PART I: THE ESSENTIALS; Chapter 1. The Essentials on Tethered Spinal Cord Syndrome: Guidelines; Chapter 2. Seeking Guidance; PART II: ADDITIONAL RESOURCES AND ADVANCED MATERIAL; Chapter 3. Studies on Tethered Spinal Cord Syndrome; Chapter 4. Books on Tethered Spinal Cord Syndrome; Chapter 5. Multimedia on Tethered Spinal Cord Syndrome; Chapter 6. Physician Guidelines and Databases; PART III. APPENDICES; Appendix A. Researching Your Medications; Appendix B. Researching Alternative Medicine; Appendix C. Finding Medical Libraries; Appendix D. Your Rights and Insurance; ONLINE GLOSSARIES; TETHERED SPINAL CORD SYNDROME GLOSSARY; INDEX. Related topics include: Congenital Tethered Cervical Spinal Cord Syndrome, Occult Spinal Dysraphism Sequence, Tethered Cervical Spinal Cord Syndrome, Tethered Cord Malformation Sequence, Tethered Cord Syndrome.

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