Peripheral neuropathy: when the numbness, weakness, and pain won't stop

Book Cover
Average Rating
Demos ;
Pub. Date:
Peripheral neuropathy affects 10 to 20 million people in the U.S, including ten per cent of all people who have diabetes. This condition has numerous causes, but can be associated with diseases such as HIV, alcoholism, and lupus, and may result from treatments for other medical conditions, such as cancer chemotherapy. Symptoms include pain, numbness, loss of balance, and tingling in the extremities. Although a widespread condition, most people don't know about it, and when diagnosed find it difficult to obtain information.

Peripheral Neuropathy, by Norman Latov, Professor of Neurology at the Weill Medical College of Cornell University, explains what we know about neuropathy, including its causes and manifestations, and what can be done to manage it. Topics covered include:

  • The causes of peripheral neuropathy
  • Drug therapy for the condition itself and for managing symptoms such as pain
  • Interventional therapy
  • Caring for your feet
  • Personal accounts of people living with neuropathy
  • Alternative medicines, and much more

This indispensable guide will help millions of people understand this condition so that they can take control of their lives and make informed decisions. In addition, it will be a useful resource for their families, caregivers, and health care providers.

More Details
Also in this Series
More Like This
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Staff View

Grouping Information

Grouped Work ID 2ec58ace-d2c4-144b-c4e8-f8d75074a2fe
Grouping Title peripheral neuropathy when the numbness weakness and pain won t stop
Grouping Author latov norman
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-08-06 04:40:45AM
Last Indexed 2018-08-14 04:58:26AM

Solr Details

accelerated_reader_point_value 0
accelerated_reader_reading_level 0
author Latov, Norman.
author2-role NetLibrary, Inc.
author_display Latov, Norman
detailed_location_arlington EBSCOhost
format_arlington eBook
format_category_arlington eBook
id 2ec58ace-d2c4-144b-c4e8-f8d75074a2fe
isbn 193455975, 9781934559758
item_details external_econtent:ils:.b13016672||EBSCOhost|Online|eBook|eBook|1|false|true|EBSCOhost||||Available Online||q||
itype_arlington eCollection
last_indexed 2018-08-14T08:58:26.76Z
lexile_score -1
literary_form Other
literary_form_full Other
local_callnumber_arlington Online
owning_library_arlington Arlington Public Library Online, Aurora Hills Online, Central Online, Cherrydale Online, Columbia Pike Online, Connection Crystal City Online, Detention Center Online, Glencarlyn Online, Local History Online, Plaza Online, Shirlington Online, Westover Online
primary_isbn 9781934559758
publishDate 2007
record_details external_econtent:ils:.b13016672|eBook|eBook||English|Demos ;|[2007]|xiii, 134 pages ; 23.
recordtype grouped_work
Bib IdItem IdGrouped StatusStatusLocally OwnedAvailableHoldableBookableIn Library Use OnlyLibrary OwnedHoldable PTypesBookable PTypesLocal Url
external_econtent:ils:.b13016672 Available Online Available Online false true false false false true
series AAN Press quality of life guide
series_with_volume AAN Press quality of life guide|
title_display Peripheral neuropathy : when the numbness, weakness, and pain won't stop
title_full Peripheral neuropathy : when the numbness, weakness, and pain won't stop / Norman Latov
title_short Peripheral neuropathy :
title_sub when the numbness, weakness, and pain won't stop