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Stroke / Arthur Gillard, book editor.

Gillard, Arthur. (Added Author).


Covers symptoms, causes and effects, treatments, cures and medical advances for strokes.

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  • ISBN: 9780737763591 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 0737763590 (hardcover)
  • Physical Description: 138 p. : col. ill. ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: Detroit : Greenhaven Press, c2013.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Understanding stroke -- Controversies surrounding stroke -- Living with stroke.
Subject: Cerebrovascular disease.
Cerebrovascular disease > Treatment.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Kirtland Community College.


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by Gillard, Arthur (Editor)
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Table of Contents


SectionSection DescriptionPage Number
Forewordp. 7
1    Stem Cell Therapy to Treat Stroke Shows Promise   Aaron Saenzp. 53
2    Stem Cell Therapy for Stroke and Other Acquired Brain Injuries Is Risky and Unproven   David H. Gorskip. 58
3    The Rapidly Rising Rate of Stroke in the Young Needs to Be Taken Seriously   David Katzp. 67
4    Chiropractic Adjustments Can Cause Strokes   Harriet Hallp. 74
5    Chiropractic Adjustments Do Not Cause Strokes   Christopher Kentp. 81
6    Poor and Disadvantaged Patients Are Not Getting the Help They Need   Kristi L. Kirschnerp. 88
Chapter 3Living with Stroke
1    A Thirty-Eight-Year-Old Mother Tells the Story of Her Stroke   Kinan K. Hreibp. 96
2    A Woman Cares for Her Husband After His Stroke   Maureen Duffin-Ward and Michael Wardp. 102
3    A Sister's Perspective on the Aftermath of a Stroke   Stephanie Tamesp. 109
Introductionp. 9
4    A Man Describes His Recovery from a Stroke When He Was Ten Years Old   David Dowp. 113
Glossaryp. 117
Chronologyp. 121
Organizations to Contactp. 127
For Further Readingp. 131
Indexp. 135
Chapter 1Understanding Stroke
1    An Overview of Stroke   Evelyn B. Kellyp. 15
2    Diagnosing and Treating Stroke: National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Strokep. 23
3    Perceptual and Other Impairments Caused by Stroke   Kip Burkmanp. 33
4    New Treatment Helps Restore Sight to Stroke Patients with Visual Damage   Kate Lunaup. 41
5    Advanced Brain Mapping Research Will Improve Stroke Treatment   Emily Singerp. 46
Chapter 2Controversies Surrounding Stroke

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