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The Manual Handling Revolution

How Health Professionals Can Achieve Creative Solutions for People with Disabilities and Their Caregivers

by Aideen Gallagher

<p>Are you a health professional who wants to feel confident about the manual handling solutions you offer people with disabilities and their caregivers? At long last there is a book that provides a framework for health professionals for solving

ISBN: 9781925648270

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The Nightingale Gene

Lessons to Living a Balanced Life and Having the Nursing Career of Your Dreams

by Jayne Van Brunt

<p>Addresses the reasons why readers are wired to hover over everyone else while ignoring their own desires.</p> <p>Provides easy-to-adopt lessons in managing thoughts and actions through real life examples.</p> <p>Features management tips for

ISBN: 9781642790276

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The Successful Caregiver's Guide

by Rick Lauber

<p>You may be among the tens of millions of Americans who provide care for your parent — or you may be among the ten of millions who will. So many children are caught unprepared when physical and mental health declines in aging parents. Life ...

ISBN: 9781770404588

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Through the Rabbit Hole

navigating the maze of providing care

by Trish Laub

<p><em>Through the Rabbit Hole</em> is exactly the reference book that the author needed for quick access to information during her experience providing care for her ill parents. It wasn’t available for her, so she has written it for all the ...

ISBN: 9780976117537

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Time to Go: Three Plays on Death and Dying with Commentary on End-of-Life Issues

by Hawkins, Anne Hunsaker

<p>This unusual book presents three prize-winning one-act plays on the hard choices that patients, their families, and their physicians often face at the end of life. The purpose of the volume is to increase awareness and knowledge about advance

ISBN: 9781512816785

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Transplanting Care

Shifting Commitments in Health and Care in the United States

by Laura L. Heinemann

<p>The sudden call, the race to the hospital, the high-stakes operation—the drama of transplant surgery is well known. But what happens before and after the surgery? In <em>Transplanting Care</em>, Laura L. Heinemann examines the daily lives of ...

ISBN: 9780813574448

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Transplanting Care: Shifting Commitments in Health and Care in the United States

by Heinemann, Laura L.

<DIV><I>Transplanting Care</I> examines the daily lives of midwestern organ transplant patients and their caregivers, from pretransplant preparations through to the long posttransplant recovery. Drawing on scores of interviews with patients, ...

ISBN: 9780813574455

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Understanding Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

An Introduction for Patients and Caregivers

by Naheed Ali

<p>Chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS) is a condition that causes persistent and debilitating tiredness. The condition has no obvious cause but persists for more than six months, and patients tend to avoid activity due to constant fatigue. A wide ...

ISBN: 9781442226586

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Understanding Fibromyalgia

An Introduction for Patients and Caregivers

by Naheed Ali

<p>Fibromyalgia is a chronic disorder associated with overall body pain and discomfort. Although the condition is not a variety of other neurological disorders or even arthritis, it possesses some of the same symptoms. There are an estimated 10 ...

ISBN: 9781442226609

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Understanding Pain

An Introduction for Patients and Caregivers

by Naheed Ali & Moshe Lewis

<p>Pain is informally defined as the body's way of uncovering a problem. Whether due to an injury, infection, or something else, pain alerts a person that something is not right. Sometimes pain goes along with inflammation and swelling, and when

ISBN: 9781442233614

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Unexpected Gifts

My Journey With My Father's Dementia

by Eve Soldinger

<p><em>“He didn’t know his age, the year, or his surroundings, but he knew his life could still make a difference. On this path, he went forward with his heart. Every emotion was authentic. Each moment was new—but it was also full of love, ...

ISBN: 9780692670491

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Using Patient Reported Outcomes to Improve Health Care

by John Appleby, Nancy Devlin & David Parkin

<p>A practical, introductory guide to the best use of Patient Reported Outcomes (PROs) to improve the quality of health care and patient health.</p> <ul> <li>Only title to exclusively introduce, explain and show how PROs can be best used to ...

ISBN: 9781118948583

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We Carried the Mat

My Faith Journey as a Primary Caregiver …And How a Community Made All the Difference

by Katie Jordan

<p>Months before Jays first symptoms appeared, I felt compelled to start keeping a journal. Looking back on those fledgling entries, I recognize now that my decision to begin journaling at that particular time was prophetic.</p> <p>Writing in ...

ISBN: 9781449749569

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What Do I Do Now?

A Caregiver's Journey with Alzheimer's

by Willem O'Reilly & Reynor O'Reilly

<p>Willem and Molly were married on February 10, 1984.  Molly was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s Disease in 2007. <em>What Do I Do Now? A Caregiver’s Journey with Alzheimer’s</em> is a memoir in the form of 100 essays and anecdotes.  The book tracks

ISBN: 9780996543514

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When Reasoning No Longer Works

A Practical Guide for Caregivers Dealing with Dementia & Alzheimer's Care

by Angel Smits

<p>Nearly five million families deal with Alzheimer’s Disease and other forms of dementia on a daily basis. They do this with little training, and often only their good intentions guide them. When Reasoning No Longer Works is the training manual

ISBN: 9781941528082

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Who Cares

A Memoir About Caregiving and Coping With Dementia

by Anna Strosser

<p>Anna Strosser's memoir WHO CARES is an optimistic chronicle proving that dementia can be lovingly accommodated at home while families can be nurtured and strengthened through the process. WHO CARES offers a timely personal account by an ...

ISBN: 9781543945225

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