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Arthritis Foundation

Overview
Works: 361 works in 555 publications in 3 languages and 13,075 library holdings
Genres: Periodicals  Popular works  Documentary films  Interactive multimedia 
Roles: Editor, Other, Author
Classifications: RC933, 616
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Most widely held works by Arthritis Foundation
Arthritis and rheumatism( )

in English and held by 1,578 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes the American Rheumatism Association's Proceedings of the interim scientific session, 1957- ; and its Proceedings of the annual meeting, 1958-
Arthritis today : publication of the Arthritis Foundation by Arthritis Foundation( )

in English and held by 1,427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Understanding arthritis( Book )

8 editions published between 1984 and 1997 in English and held by 917 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What it is, how to treat it, and how to cope with it
Primer on the rheumatic diseases by American Rheumatism Association( Book )

20 editions published between 1964 and 2008 in English and Chinese and held by 724 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arthritis and other rheumatic diseases are a leading cause of disability and affect more than 46 million Americans (including 300,000 children). The Primer is designed to provide up-to-date information about the major clinical syndromes, with comprehensive texts on arthritis and related diseases, including osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis, lupus and more than one hundred others. Color figures depict cutaneous findings and histopathology
Bulletin on the rheumatic diseases( )

in English and held by 554 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Arthritis Foundation's guide to good living with rheumatoid arthritis( Book )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides information on managing rheumatoid arthritis with exercise, diet, and lifestyle changes
Good living with rheumatoid arthritis( Book )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides a basic explanation of the disease as well as coverage of a range of treatments, including information about the most recent drug therapies and a variety of coping strategies
Your personal guide to living well with fibromyalgia( Book )

3 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adapted from the Arthritis Foundation's popular Fibromyalgia Self-Help Course, this book helps you take charge of your condition, teaching the latest information about the disease and what researchers have uncovered about its causes, giving an overview of the best treatment options available, explaining simple exercises you can do at home, listing strategies for coping with fatigue and stress, and more; helpful worksheets and tables included
Good living with osteoarthritis( Book )

4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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All you need to know about joint surgery : preparing for surgery, recovery and an active new lifestyle( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated guide to joint surgery as a treatment for arthritis
The Arthritis Foundation's guide to good living with osteoarthritis( Book )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides help for osteoarthritis sufferers, covering exercises, drugs, herbs and supplements, nondrug pain relief, stress relief, and weight loss as well as questions to ask before surgery
Arthritis : 101 questions you have, answers you need( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How to recognize arthritis; ways to control pain and inflammation; what to expect from medications; what's new in research
The Arthritis Foundation's guide to managing your arthritis by Mary Anne Dunkin( Book )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Get the tools you need to take control of your arthritis! The Arthritis Foundation's Guide to Managing Your Arthritis has the answers to help you manage pain, stiffness and other symptoms. In these pages you will find: Learn about the major forms of arthritis, including osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, fibromyalgia, lupus, bursitis and more ; Understand the many medications used to treat arthritis and related diseases ; Prepare for successful arthritis surgery and recover ; Get the pros and cons of herbs, supplements and other alternative and complementary therapies ; Find easy exercises to help you control pain and stiffness and feel more mobile ; Explore simple ways to control pain, increase mobility, and create a healthier lifestyle with arthritis. --
How exercise can help( Visual )

in English and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the rationale for, benefits of, and ideal approaches to exercise for arthritis patients. Includes explanations by: Marian Minor, physical therapist, Ph. D., University of Missouri; Roy D. Altman, M.D., University of Miami School of Medicine; and, Dr. Roland W. Moskowitz, M.D., Case Western Reserve University
Using assistive devices( Visual )

in English and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the importance of occupational therapy for some arthritis patients, and demonstrates proper technique for the use of canes and long-handled tongs. Includes explanations by: Marian Minor, physical therapist, Ph. D., University of Missouri; Dr. Roland W. Moskowitz, M.D., Case Western Reserve University; and, Rebecca Jaffe, M.D., private practitioner, Wilmington, Del
Arthritis : your comprehensive guide to pain management, medication, diet, exercise, surgery, and physical therapies by H. A Bird( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Published in association with the Arthritis Foundation, the largest arthritis organization in the U.S., this unique book gives clear and authoritative information on all aspects of living with arthritis in all its different forms
The Arthritis Foundation's guide to good living with fibromyalgia( Book )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This guide to fibromyalgia discusses its various causes and symptoms, the role of stress and other factors, and the different conventional and alternative remedies available
250 tips for making life with arthritis easier by Shelley Peterman Schwarz( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides arthritis patients with practical advice for organizing, streamlining, and consolidating common tasks to simplify everyday living
Walk with ease : your guide to walking for better health, improved fitness, and less pain( Book )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses arthritis and the benefits of exercise, providing a plan for getting started, staying motivated, managing pain, and learning proper form for comfort and safety
Newsletter by Arthritis Foundation( )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Understanding arthritis
Alternative Names

controlled identityAmerican Rheumatism Association

controlled identityArthritis and Rheumatism Foundation

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Arthritis Foundation (New York, N.Y.)

アメリカ関節炎財団

Languages
English (112)

Chinese (2)

Spanish (1)

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Primer on the rheumatic diseasesThe Arthritis Foundation's guide to good living with rheumatoid arthritisGood living with rheumatoid arthritisYour personal guide to living well with fibromyalgiaGood living with osteoarthritisAll you need to know about joint surgery : preparing for surgery, recovery and an active new lifestyleThe Arthritis Foundation's guide to good living with osteoarthritisArthritis : 101 questions you have, answers you need