Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis

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Oxford University Press, USA, Jan 2, 1998 - Medical - 512 pages
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Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis presents the most comprehensive, clinically-focused information on ALS (Lou Gehrig's disease) in print. The three authors, widely known for their work in this area, provide cohesive and balanced coverage of this syndrome, including the history, clinical features, pathology and pathogenesis, treatment and management of ALS. To facilitate understanding, each chapter is enhanced by comprehensive tables and figures, as well as detailed chapter summaries.

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User Review  - RoyalScatterBrain - LibraryThing

Dr Mitsumoto in his informative handbook collected articles from various experts surrounding any aspect of Lou Gehrig's disease, covering physical symptoms as well as emotional aspects, treatments and ... Read full review

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User Review  - indygo88 - LibraryThing

This is quite a meaty, informative book on ALS, written primarily for patients & families, although would be helpful for anyone seeking additional information about the disease itself &/or ways in ... Read full review

Contents

HISTORY TERMINOLOGY AND CLASSIFICATION OF
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WORLD FEDERATION OF NEUROLOGY CLASSIFICATION
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EPIDEMIOLOGY 1
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About the author (1998)

Hiroshi Mitsumoto and Erik Poiro are both at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Ohio. David A. Chad is at University of Massachusetts Medical Center.

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