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Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Ethical Issues and Management

Jeffrey A. Cohen, Justin Mowchun and Jon Grudem

in Peripheral Nerve and Muscle Disease:

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Published in print May 2009 | ISBN: 9780195375367
Published online April 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780199322930 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780195375367.003.0004

Series: Contemporary Neurology Series

Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Ethical Issues and Management

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Treatment issues are discussed in the setting of a very challenging patient with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis with frontotemporal dementia, including management of neurological symptoms and cognitive dysfunction. Ethical issues are analyzed in this case as well.

Chapter.  1811 words. 

Subjects: Neurology

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