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Living with Spina Bifida: A Guide for Families and Professionals

Adrian Sandler, M.D.


It is the most common complex birth defect. Spina bifida affects approximately one out of every 1,000 children born in the United States. This comprehensive guide offers a wealth of useful information on the medical, developmental, and psychological aspects of this condition. Accurate, accessible, and up to date, it is written especially for families and professionals who care for children, adolescents, and adults with spina bifida. This edition contains a new preface by the author, addressing recent developments in research and treatment, as well as an updated list of spina bifida association ... More

Keywords: birth defect, Spina bifida, United States, children, adolescents, treatment

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2004 Print ISBN-13: 9780807855478
Published to North Carolina Scholarship Online: July 2014 DOI:10.5149/9780807867860_sandler


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Adrian Sandler, M.D., author