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Fetal alcohol syndrome, Jacqueline Langwith, book editor

Label
Fetal alcohol syndrome
Title
Fetal alcohol syndrome
Statement of responsibility
Jacqueline Langwith, book editor
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Product Description: Each volume in this timely series provides essential information on a disease or disorder (including symptoms, causes, treatments and cures); presents the controversies surrounding causes, alternative treatments, and other issues; and offers first-person narratives from people coping with the disease -- either as patients, family members or caregivers. Essays are carefully edited and introduced to make them easily accessible to student researchers as well as general readers
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
618.3/26861
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RG629.F45
LC item number
F4613 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Langwith, Jacqueline
Series statement
Perspectives on diseases and disorders
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Fetal alcohol spectrum disorders
Label
Fetal alcohol syndrome, Jacqueline Langwith, book editor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Foreword -- Introduction -- Chapter 1: Understanding Fetal Alcohol Syndrome -- 1: Overview of Fetal Alcohol syndrome / Laurie Heron Seaver, Teresa G Odle, and Tish Davidson -- 2: Genes may determine sensitivity to maternal alcohol exposure / Science Daily -- 3: Certain B vitamin may prevent FAS / PLoS medicine -- 4: Adults with FAS face challenges / Tom Robertson -- 5: People with Fetal alcohol spectrum disorder face difficulties in the U S justice system /Bruce Gage -- Chapter 2: Controversies surrounding Fetal Alcohol Syndrome -- 1: There is no safe amount of drinking for pregnant women / Fetal alcohol spectrum disorders study group -- 2: Small amounts of alcohol are probably safe for pregnant women / John C Hobbins -- 3: Women need to hear that FAS is completely preventable / Richard H Carmona -- 4: Saying that FAS is completely preventable is misleading / Gideon Koren -- 5: FAS prevention should focus on stopping fetal exposure to alcohol / Mark B Mengel, H Russell Searight, and Keely Cook -- 6: FAS prevention should focus on helping alcohol-abusing women / Janet Golden -- 7: Civil commitment laws for pregnant drinkers are designed to protect fetuses / Alcohol policy information system -- 8: Civil commitment laws for pregnant drinkers are problematic / Erin N Linder -- Chapter 3: Personal experiences with Fetal Alcohol Syndrome -- 1: Regretful mother / Lorrie Hundal and Marcie Good -- 2: Adopting a child with FAS / Eva Carner -- 3: How FAS affects me / David -- 4: Adult silenced by FAS / Megan Holland -- Glossary -- Chronology -- Organizations to contact -- For further reading -- Index
Control code
ocn535494219
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
131 p.
Isbn
9780737749991
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2010018199
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1373041
  • (OCoLC)535494219
Label
Fetal alcohol syndrome, Jacqueline Langwith, book editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Foreword -- Introduction -- Chapter 1: Understanding Fetal Alcohol Syndrome -- 1: Overview of Fetal Alcohol syndrome / Laurie Heron Seaver, Teresa G Odle, and Tish Davidson -- 2: Genes may determine sensitivity to maternal alcohol exposure / Science Daily -- 3: Certain B vitamin may prevent FAS / PLoS medicine -- 4: Adults with FAS face challenges / Tom Robertson -- 5: People with Fetal alcohol spectrum disorder face difficulties in the U S justice system /Bruce Gage -- Chapter 2: Controversies surrounding Fetal Alcohol Syndrome -- 1: There is no safe amount of drinking for pregnant women / Fetal alcohol spectrum disorders study group -- 2: Small amounts of alcohol are probably safe for pregnant women / John C Hobbins -- 3: Women need to hear that FAS is completely preventable / Richard H Carmona -- 4: Saying that FAS is completely preventable is misleading / Gideon Koren -- 5: FAS prevention should focus on stopping fetal exposure to alcohol / Mark B Mengel, H Russell Searight, and Keely Cook -- 6: FAS prevention should focus on helping alcohol-abusing women / Janet Golden -- 7: Civil commitment laws for pregnant drinkers are designed to protect fetuses / Alcohol policy information system -- 8: Civil commitment laws for pregnant drinkers are problematic / Erin N Linder -- Chapter 3: Personal experiences with Fetal Alcohol Syndrome -- 1: Regretful mother / Lorrie Hundal and Marcie Good -- 2: Adopting a child with FAS / Eva Carner -- 3: How FAS affects me / David -- 4: Adult silenced by FAS / Megan Holland -- Glossary -- Chronology -- Organizations to contact -- For further reading -- Index
Control code
ocn535494219
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
131 p.
Isbn
9780737749991
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2010018199
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1373041
  • (OCoLC)535494219

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