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|Book Review: Multiple Sclerosis - A Self-Care Guide to Wellness|
Multiple Sclerosis: A Self-Care Guide to Wellness
Edited by Nancy Holland, EdD, RN, MSCN and June Halper MSCN, ANP, FAAN
Published: June 2005
Publisher: Demos Medical Publishing
Regular Price: $19.95
Web Discount Price: $16.96
Contributors to the book are professionals who have a specialty or a special interest in MS. Their suggestions, advice, and strategies come from years of experience in the field. It is their hope that readers will come away with fresh ideas on how to cope with the ever-changing challenges of MS.
About the Editors:
Nancy Holland is vice president of the Professional Resource Center and Clinical Programs Department at the National Multiple Sclerosis Society in New York. She holds undergraduate and graduate degrees in nursing and a doctorate in higher and adult education. Dr. Holland is author/editor of more than 60 MS-related articles, books and chapters including Multiple Sclerosis: A Guide for Patients and Their Families , Multiple Sclerosis: A Guide for the Newly Diagnosed, and Comprehensive Nursing Care in Multiple Sclerosis. She is a founding member of the Board of Directors of the International Organization of MS Nurses (IOMSN).
June Halper is a certified adult nurse practitioner who has specialized in multiple sclerosis since 1978. She is the executive director of the Gimbel Multiple Sclerosis Center, past president and now executive director of the Consortium of Multiple Sclerosis Centers. She is a member of the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners, the founding director of the International Organization of MS Nurses (IOMSN), and a Fellow into the American Academy of Nursing. Her numerous publications include Comprehensive Nursing Care in Multiple Sclerosis, Advanced Concepts in Nursing Care in Multiple Sclerosis, and Nursing Practices in Multiple Sclerosis: A Core Curriculum.