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Stroke and the Family

A New Guide

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$32.50 • £26.95 • €29.50

ISBN 9780674016675

Publication Date: 10/25/2004

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288 pages

5-1/2 x 8-1/4 inches

5 halftones, 14 line illustrations

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Joel Stein has written a comprehensive guide to stroke for patients and their families. It covers all the basics of stroke care, from prevention to returning home from hospital through rehab. Dr. Stein’s book will be a ‘must’ for families and patients living with the after effects of stroke. The writing is clear and easy to understand, and the information-packed text uses patient vignettes skillfully to illustrate very important issues in an engaging and humane manner.—Walter J. Koroshetz, M.D., Vice Chair, Massachusetts General Hospital Neurology Service

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