| Cystic Fibrosis A Guide For Patient And Family |
Gift-wrapping is not available for this product.
- Categorization: General Practice
Cystic Fibrosis A Guide for Patient and Family : Cystic Fibrosis A Guide for Patient and Family Pub Date: November 2003 Product Type: Print Author/s: David M Orenstein MD Written by Dr. David Orenstein, director of one of the nation's leading CF centers, this one-of-a-kind guide offers clear explanations and real-world advice on cystic fibrosis and its management. Here you'll find practical and reassuring information on day-to-day concerns-school, travel, exercise, nutrition, medication-as well as on physiological effects, long-term issues, and prospects for a cure.Cystic Fibrosis offers straightforward answers to the questions most frequently asked by patients and families-what causes cystic fibrosis; how it affects body systems; what pharmacological, surgical, and physical therapies are most effective; what roles exercise, diet, and nutrition play; what complications can occur and how they can be managed; when and why a lung transplant should be considered; what psychological effect the disease has on the patient's family; and how the special needs and concerns of adult CF patients can be addressed. The Third Edition is updated and revised throughout.
Dimensions: Length: 1IN Width: 1IN Height: 1IN
Shipping Weight: 1lb
This item will be shipped from the manufacturer and is not one we carry in stock. Please contact us for availability, as we cannot always guarantee order fulfillment.