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Author Iezzoni, Lisa I.

Title When walking fails : mobility problems of adults with chronic conditions / Lisa I. Iezzoni.

Imprint Berkeley : University of California Press ; New York : Millbank Memorial Fund, c2003.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    362.43 IEZ    Available
Description xii, 355 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Series California/Milbank books on health and the public; 8
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 319-333) and index.
Contents Mobility limits -- Who has mobility difficulties -- Sensations of walking -- Society's views of walking -- How people feel about their difficulty walking -- At home: with family and friends -- Outside home: at work and in communities -- People talking to their physicians -- Physicians talking to their patients -- Physical and occupational therapy and other approaches -- Ambulation aids -- Wheeled mobility -- Who will pay? -- What will be paid for? -- Final thoughts.
Subject Movement disorders.
Chronic diseases -- Complications.
Movement Disorders -- United States.
Chronic Disease -- United States.
Gait -- United States.
Movement Disorders -- psychology -- United States.
Public Policy -- United States.
Added Title Mobility problems of adults with chronic conditions
ISBN 0520237420 (cloth : alk. paper)
0520238192 (paper : alk. paper) : $19.95

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