Written for students interested in learning about multiple sclerosis, this book describes how this frequently disabling disease affects patients, exploring its effects on minds, bodies, and daily lives.
* A timeline of key discoveries and events relating to MS over the last 500 years
* Medical drawings and schematics showing causes and possible effects of MS
* A schematic map of the world showing the gradient of MS prevalence rates
Lisa I. Iezzoni, MD, is professor of medicine at Harvard Medical School and director of the Mongan Institute for Health Policy at the Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston, MA.