What you need to know about ALS [electronic resource]

  • LeVine, Harry
  • Greenwood
  • 2019
What you need to know about ALS [electronic resource]


This book offers an accessibly written introduction to ALS, focusing on the topics that matter most to anyone whose life has been affected—directly or indirectly—by this condition.• Approaches the subject in a holistic manner, covering often-overlooked areas such as societal perceptions and impacts on family and friends• Provides quick answers to the questions that readers are most likely to have in an Essential Questions section that also serves as a springboard for understanding the content of the book in greater depth• Provides relatable, real-world examples of concepts discussed in Case Illustrations• Points readers toward useful books, organizations, and websites in an annotated Directory of Resources guiding further study and research