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Epilepsy in Children : What Every Parent Needs to Know (Paperback) (Orrin Devinsky)

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For the parent of a child with epilepsy, an easy-to-read guide to understanding and managing the disorder while helping your child achieve and maintain a high quality of life.

From a leading neurologist, experienced nurse practitioner, and registered dietitian comes the complete guide to managing your childís life with epilepsy.Epilepsyin Children offers the practical advice and information you need to manage your childís seizures safely and effectively, understand the latest treatment options, and find hope for a seizure-free future.

Key Features:

  • Get the right diagnosis for your child and the correct treatment to reduce the frequency of seizures faster
  • Learn the benefits and risks of pharmaceutical, surgical, and alternative therapies including the ketogenic diet
  • Help your child maintain a normal life at school, with friends, and in sports and other activities
  • Navigate the transitions from infancy and childhood, to puberty, to becoming a young adult

Number of Pages: 305
Genre: Health + Wellness, Family + Relationships
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Springer Pub Co
Author: Orrin Devinsky
Language: English
Street Date: December 2, 2015
TCIN: 50123761
UPC: 9781936303786
Item Number (DPCI): 248-01-1081
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