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The Resource Stroke, Louis R. Caplan

Stroke, Louis R. Caplan

Label
Stroke
Title
Stroke
Statement of responsibility
Louis R. Caplan
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Stroke is a finalist for a 2005 ForeWord Book of the Year Award! Click here to learn more about the ForeWord Book of the Year Awards. There are an estimated 4,800,000 stroke survivors living today and about 700,000 people suffer a new or recurrent stroke each year. Stroke is one of the most common disabling medical conditions, and has wide-ranging economic, social, and psychological effects. Stroke, the fourth volume in a series sponsored by the American Academy of Neurology, was written for both stroke survivors and individuals wishing to learn more about the condition and how to prevent it
Member of
Cataloging source
MERUC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Caplan, Louis R
Dewey number
616.8/1
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RC388.5
LC item number
.C3297 2006eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
American Academy of Neurology Press quality of life guides
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cerebrovascular disease
  • Cerebrovascular Disorders
  • Cerebrovascular Disorders
  • MEDICAL
  • Cerebrovascular disease
Label
Stroke, Louis R. Caplan
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 217) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Why is stroke so important? -- What is a stroke? What are the causes? What are the different kinds of stroke? -- What are the medical conditions that cause the blood vessel and heart damage that lead to stroke? -- How can strokes be prevented? What are the risk factors for stroke and how can they be reduced? -- What is the appearance of the brain and how does it work? -- What are the arteries and veins that supply the brain? -- What are the different symptoms of stroke? What abnormalities do doctors look for and find in stroke patients? -- How can doctors tell what caused a stroke? What tests are used to evaluate individuals who may have had a stroke? -- What treatments are available? -- What are the complications of stroke? -- What are some of the dysfunctions, disabilities, and handicaps that remain after a stroke? -- How does recovery from stroke occur? How can recovery be improved? What is rehabilitation? Where is it performed and by whom? -- How does one person's stroke affect others? -- What does the future hold? What research is being pursued?
Control code
560123397
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 233 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781934559420
Lccn
2005023147
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
9781932603149
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)560123397
Label
Stroke, Louis R. Caplan
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 217) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Why is stroke so important? -- What is a stroke? What are the causes? What are the different kinds of stroke? -- What are the medical conditions that cause the blood vessel and heart damage that lead to stroke? -- How can strokes be prevented? What are the risk factors for stroke and how can they be reduced? -- What is the appearance of the brain and how does it work? -- What are the arteries and veins that supply the brain? -- What are the different symptoms of stroke? What abnormalities do doctors look for and find in stroke patients? -- How can doctors tell what caused a stroke? What tests are used to evaluate individuals who may have had a stroke? -- What treatments are available? -- What are the complications of stroke? -- What are some of the dysfunctions, disabilities, and handicaps that remain after a stroke? -- How does recovery from stroke occur? How can recovery be improved? What is rehabilitation? Where is it performed and by whom? -- How does one person's stroke affect others? -- What does the future hold? What research is being pursued?
Control code
560123397
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 233 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781934559420
Lccn
2005023147
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
9781932603149
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)560123397

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