The Rx for solving your "mystery malady" when your doctors can't
You may feel that your doctor isn't spending the time needed to give you accurate diagnoses--and often you are right. One-third to one-half of all symptoms evaluated by a doctor are medically unexplained. Written by two "mystery malady" patients, What's Wrong with Me? identifies an array of often undiagnosed and misdiagnosed conditions and teaches you how to become your own medical detective.
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"What's Wrong with Me? makes a clear and convincing case that anyone can help themselves get an accurate diagnosis, no matter how complicated the malady. A "must" for you or someone you love who is having a tough time navigating the medical maze with anything from unexplained back pain to unidentified children's ailments."
--Judge Marilyn Milian of "The People's Court"
From persistent stomachaches to inexplicable skin rashes, recurring infections, and chronic pain, millions of people suffer with misdiagnosed or undiagnosed medical conditions. Overburdened doctors and an often frustrating medical system leave patients no option but to take charge of their own medical care.
Written by two "mystery malady" patients, What's Wrong With Me? centers around the Eight Steps to Self-Diagnosis, an easy-to-follow program designed to help you take charge of your health, in conjunction with your doctor's advice. Through numerous case studies covering a wide array of conditions, you will learn how to:
Lynn Dannheisser is a highly regarded attorney who has been in practice for more than twenty-five years. She is also a local community activist and a writer in Miami, Florida. Dannheisser has been a regular guest columnist for the Miami Herald for four years, covering social and ethical issues.
Jerry Rosenbaum, M.D., is a board-certified internist and rheumatologist with more than twenty years of experience as a clinician and clinical researcher.
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Book Description The McGraw-Hill Company. Book Condition: New. pp. 288. Bookseller Inventory # 5771315
Book Description McGraw-Hill, 2005. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110071435069