(800) 562-2139 www.greyhouse.com GET ONLINE ACCESS WITH YOUR PRINT BUY! 39 Health & Education 39 2017/18 Edition | August 2017 | 1,000 pages, 12,000 entries | Softcover | ISBN 978-1-68217-376-3 | $165 Includes One Year of Free Online Access on the Grey House Online platform, plus a link to this content can be added to your Salem Press landing page This comprehensive resource is designed to meet the growing consumer demands for current, understandable medical information on pediatric disorders, to provide an overview of the educational resources and support available for parents of children with such conditions, and to serve as a comprehensive resource for physician assistants, case workers, social workers, medical librarians, and other professionals who are dedicated to providing caregivers vital supportive services. • This new edition has been extensively updated with the latest treatment options and disorder information. Over 200 pediatric disorders are covered in this comprehensive resource. • Each disorder has its own chapter that begins with an easy-to-understand Description that details Classification, Symptoms, Causes and Standard Treatment Methods. Next, readers will find thousands of important Resources including National & State Agencies & Associations, Libraries, Research Centers, Support Groups, Hotlines, Camps, Books, Periodicals and more. • The volume also includes Understandable Descriptions of 15 Major Bodily Systems, a helpful Glossary of Terms, plus Four Indexes: Disorder by Bodily System, Entry Name, Geographic and Subject. The Complete Directory for Pediatric Disorders provides immediate access to information crucial to families and caregivers when coping with children’s illnesses and is a necessary addition to any reference collection. Complete Directory for Pediatric Disorders, 2017/18 “A valuable resource for anyone wishing to provide parents and caregivers with an understandable description of any of the disorders included, and information about support groups and available resources… This directory will continue to serve its intended audience very well.” –Doody Publishing EDITION “A must purchase for all hospital and health care libraries and is strongly recommended for all public library reference departments.” –American Reference Books Annual This widely hailed resource is structured around the 80 most prevalent chronic illnesses and provides a comprehensive overview of the support services available for people diagnosed with a chronic illness. This new edition includes thousands of enhancements and a full update by medical experts with the latest data on conditions and treatments. • Disorders include Asthma, ADHD, Autistic Spectrum Disorders, Cancer, Congenital Heart Disease, Down Syndrome, Growth Disorders, Hypertension, Liver Disease, Mental Illness, Obesity, Scleroderma, Seizure Disorders, Sleep Disorders, Substance Abuse, Tick-Borne Diseases, War Syndromes, and more. • Each chronic illness has its own chapter and contains a brief description in layman’s language, followed by important resources for National & Local Organizations, State Agencies, Newsletters, Books & Periodicals, Libraries & Research Centers, Support Groups & Hotlines and Web Sites. • Two indexes provide quick access to this wealth of information: Entry Index and Geographic Index. This directory is an important resource for health care professionals, the collections of hospital and health care libraries, as well as an invaluable tool for people with a chronic illness and their support networks. EDITION The Complete Directory for People with Chronic Illness, 2017/18 Consumer Health THIRTEENTH EDITION NINTH EDITION 2017/18 Edition | June 2017 | 1,000 pages, 6,000 entries | Softcover | ISBN 978-1-68217-360-2 | $165 Includes One Year of Free Online Access on the Grey House Online platform, plus a link to this content can be added to your Salem Press landing page