Multiple Sclerosis

Multiple Sclerosis

A Guide for the Newly Diagnosed

Book - 2012
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"This book has been written specifically for anyone who has been diagnosed with multiple sclerosis, as well as family members and friends. It serves as a guide to learning about the disease, its potential impact on your life, and the medical treatments now available for managing it successfully. This is a time of great excitement in research and rapid advances in clinical management, such that most people who have multiple sclerosis will be able to lead full and productive lives. This fourth edition is updated throughout, and includes the most current information on Multiple Sclerosis including a review of the controversy surrounding chronic cerebrospinal venous insufficiency (CCVSI) and Multiple Sclerosis, discussion of the new pill Gelenya and other drugs in development for Multiple Sclerosis (up to this point all Multiple Sclerosis treatment have been injectable), new information on the drug Tysabri, and discussion of other newly developed drugs and drugs that currently under development and additional information on complementary and alternative medicine in MS. Other chapters discuss the nature of multiple sclerosis, its management, and guidelines for dealing with all aspects of the disease and its impact on your life. A chapter on services available from the National Multiple Sclerosis Society,"-- Provided by publisher.
Publisher: New York, NY : Demos Health, 2012
Edition: 4th ed
ISBN: 9781936303366
Characteristics: xi, 265 p. ; 23 cm


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Dec 10, 2014

Very informative and well written. fairly recent but information is not the latest. Wish I had had more time to read and digest the info.


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