Mayo Clinic Guide to Living with a Spinal Cord Injury

Published: June 27, 2009  |  Source: news.yahoo.com
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9781932603774_lDemos Health is pleased to announce the publication in partnership with the Mayo Clinic of the “Mayo Clinic Guide to Living with a Spinal Cord Injury: Moving Ahead with Your Life.” This is the definitive guide for all those living with a spinal cord injury.

New York, NY (PRWEB) June 27, 2009 — “The Mayo Clinic Guide to Living with a Spinal Cord Injury: Moving Ahead with Your Life” is an indispensable guide offering a complete picture of the road to recovery and provides specifics to move ahead with your life.

For the first time, leading medical experts at the world-renowned Mayo Clinic offer their expert advice on everything from emotional adjustments, to skin care, to home and car modifications, to quality of life improvements. The information in the book is the collective work of hundreds of Mayo Clinic staff members including nurses, therapists, psychologists, physicians and educators. “The Mayo Clinic Guide to Living with a Spinal Cord Injury: Moving Ahead with Your Life” is the product of interdisciplinary teamwork, one of the hallmarks of the Mayo Clinic. In addition patient feedback has and continues to shape the content ensuring that it truly meets the needs of patients with spinal cord injuries.

Easy-to-read, illustrated and well organized “Mayo Clinic Guide to Living with a Spinal Cord Injury: Moving Ahead with Your Life” provides the “how-to” regarding the day-to-day challenges faced by anyone who has a spinal cord injury.

About the Mayo Clinic:

The Mayo Clinic Spinal Cord Injury Program provides life-long services in an interdisciplinary setting to people with spinal cord injury. The goal of the program is to help each person served reach their optimal functional ability, level of wellness, quality of life and re-entry to the community. The Spinal Cord Injury Program at Mayo Clinic-Rochester, Minnesota is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities and the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations. Mayo Clinic is the first and largest integrated, not-for-profit group practice in the world. Doctors from every medical specialty work together to care for patients, joined by common systems and a primary value that “the needs of the patient come first.” Mayo Clinic provides treatment to more than half a million people each year at its three sites in Rochester, Minnesota, Jacksonville, Florida and Scottsdale, Arizona.

About Demos Health:

Launched in 2007 Demos Health is the health and wellness imprint of Demos Medical Publishing LLC. The imprint furthers the company’s mission of bridging the gap between consumers and the healthcare community.

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