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Author Meyer, Maria M., 1948-

Title The comfort of home : an illustrated step-by-step guide for Multiple Sclerosis caregivers / Maria M. Meyer and Paula Derr with Kimberly Koch and Diane Afes.

Imprint Portland, Ore. : CareTrust Publications LLC, c2006.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Parsons Non-Fiction  649.8 M613    ---  Available
Edition Multiple Sclerosis ed.
Description xii, 324 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Is home care for you? -- Using the health care team effectively -- Getting in-home help -- Paying for care -- Financial management and tax planning -- Planning for the life continuum -- Preparing the home -- Equipment and supplies -- Setting up a plan of care -- How to avoid caregiver burnout -- Activities of daily living -- Therapies -- Special challenges -- Diet, nutrition, and exercise -- Emergencies -- Body mechanics--positioning, moving, and transfers -- Common abbreviations -- MS specialists -- Other specialists -- International MS and caregiver organizations -- Glossary.
Subject Home care services -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Caregivers -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Multiple sclerosis.
Added Author Derr, Paula.
ISBN 096647676X

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