Yes We Can!: Advice on Traveling with an Ostomy and Tips for Everyday Living

Yes We Can!: Advice on Traveling with an Ostomy and Tips for Everyday Living

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781886284593
Publisher: Chandler House Press
Publication date: 06/01/2000
Edition description: 1 ED
Pages: 298
Product dimensions: 4.54(w) x 7.47(h) x 0.83(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword7
Authors' Notes8
Acknowledgements10
Introduction17
The Traveler19
Chapter 125 Frequently Asked Questions21
Chapter 2Anecdotal Stories33
Chapter 3Wheelchairs and Ostomies105
Chapter 4What to Bring117
Chapter 5Tips for Good Living & Easy Travel133
Chapter 6Dietary Considerations163
Chapter 7Recreational Activities175
Chapter 8Modes of Travel189
Chapter 9Toileting199
Chapter 10Special Considerations--Ileostomy/Colostomy/Urostomy217
Chapter 11When To Take Action--Emergency Situations225
Appendices
IWorldwide Ostomy Associations
IIAmerican Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons Listings
IIIEnterostomal Therapy Nurse Listings
IVOstomy Care Supply Houses
VOne Hundred and Three Useful Words
VIUseful Contacts and Information
Bibliography
Glossary
Index

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