The Official Parent's Sourcebook on Hydrocephalus: A Revised and Updated Directory for the Internet Age by Icon Health Publications
This sourcebook has been created for parents who have decided to make education and Internet-based research an integral part of the treatment process. Although it gives information useful to doctors, caregivers and other health professionals, it also tells parents where and how to look for information covering virtually all topics related to hydrocephalus, from the essentials to the most advanced areas of research. The title of this book includes the word official. This reflects the fact that the sourcebook draws from public, academic, government, and peer-reviewed research. Selected readings from various agencies are reproduced to give you some of the latest official information available to date on hydrocephalus. Following an introductory chapter, the sourcebook is organized into three parts. PART I: THE ESSENTIALS; Chapter 1. The Essentials on Hydrocephalus: Guidelines; Chapter 2. Seeking Guidance; Chapter 3. Clinical Trials and Hydrocephalus; PART II: ADDITIONAL RESOURCES AND ADVANCED MATERIAL; Chapter 4. Studies on Hydrocephalus; Chapter 5. Patents on Hydrocephalus; Chapter 6. Books on Hydrocephalus; Chapter 7. Multimedia on Hydrocephalus; Chapter 8. Periodicals and News on Hydrocephalus; Chapter 9. Physician Guidelines and Databases; Chapter 10. Dissertations on Hydrocephalus; PART III. APPENDICES; Appendix A. Researching Your Child's Medications; Appendix B. Researching Alternative Medicine; Appendix C. Researching Nutrition; Appendix D. Finding Medical Libraries; Appendix E. Your Child's Rights and Insurance; ONLINE GLOSSARIES; HYDROCEPHALUS GLOSSARY; INDEX. Related topics include: Hydrocephaly, Water on the Brain.