Dialysis Without Fear
A Guide to Living Well on Dialysis for Patients and Their FamilieseBook - 2007
More than 400,000 people in the United States undergo kidney dialysis. If you or a member of your family are one of them, then the prospect of a regular appointment with a dialysis machine may seem like the end of life itself. But that reaction couldn't be more wrong. In Dialysis Without Fear, psychiatrist and dialysis patient Dr. Daniel Offer joins with his wife, Marjorie Kaiz Offer, and daughter, Susan Offer Szafir, to reveal how life can be lived--and lived well--on dialysis. Drawing on his long medical career and more than seven years of personal experience with dialysis, Dr. Offer dispels.
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2007.
Characteristics: data file 1 online resource (xiv, 258 pages)