Thalassemia: An Interdisciplinary Approach

Thalassemia: An Interdisciplinary Approach

by John T. Chirban
     
 

ISBN-10: 0819156752

ISBN-13: 9780819156754

Pub. Date: 10/17/1986

Publisher: University Press of America

A compilation of seven essays examining the treatment of thalassemia (or Cooley's anemia), a hereditary and genetically determined anemia often found in persons who are descendants from countries bordering the Mediterranean Sea, and in its most severe form, thalassemia major, a life-threatening illness. Advocating a holistic perspective in treating patients with

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A compilation of seven essays examining the treatment of thalassemia (or Cooley's anemia), a hereditary and genetically determined anemia often found in persons who are descendants from countries bordering the Mediterranean Sea, and in its most severe form, thalassemia major, a life-threatening illness. Advocating a holistic perspective in treating patients with thalassemia, the essays emphasize the advantages of coordinating the medical, psychological, and spiritual aspect of health services. An enlightening collection for social workers, nurses, doctors, and thalassemia patients.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780819156754
Publisher:
University Press of America
Publication date:
10/17/1986
Pages:
106
Product dimensions:
5.72(w) x 8.74(h) x 0.56(d)

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