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Milner-Fenwick, inc

Overview
Works: 842 works in 1,483 publications in 2 languages and 9,713 library holdings
Genres: Educational films  Popular works  Short films  Internet videos 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: RA645.D5, 613.283
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Most widely held works by Milner-Fenwick, inc
Sinus surgery( Visual )

2 editions published between 1990 and 1998 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the steps of sinus surgery from assessment to recovery. It explains impairments to healthy sinus function, goals and risks of surgery, as well as the role of medical therapy after surgery
Colposcopy : the abnormal pap spear( Visual )

2 editions published between 1988 and 1995 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains colposcopy as a test to further evaluate an abnormal pap smear. Depicts the colposcopy procedure, including biopsy. Briefly describes treatments for precancerous cell changes
Dialysis : an introduction by Marjie Dale( Visual )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes what dialysis does. Mentions the types of dialysis and the symptoms relieved by dialysis. Also discusses the limitations of hemodialysis and the people who help the patient with dialysis. Patients talk about their experience with dialysis
What is diabetes? : type 2 diabetes( Visual )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For people in high risk groups as well as those with diabetes, this video explains what diabetes is, the symptoms, the long-term effects, and treatment. It informs viewers that being overweight contributes to the development of diabetes, explains insulin resistance, and outlines a diabetes self-management plan
Living with stress by Patricia Cameron-Hill( Visual )

6 editions published between 1981 and 2007 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the causes of stress. Discusses healthy coping strategies including relaxation techniques, meditation, and biofeedback
Preventing the long term complications of diabetes( Visual )

6 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the complications that can result from uncontrolled diabetes including damage to blood vessels, heart disease, kidney disease, eye disease, and nerve damage. Emphasizes self management as a way to prevent these problems
Coronary angiography and angioplasty( Visual )

8 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Angiography is a tool to help detect the cause of angina pain and coronary artery disease. This video explains what to do and expect before, during, and after the procedure. Common discharge instructions, including medication compliance, are included
Overweight : who's in control?( Visual )

4 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program stresses lifestyle change and increased awareness of behavior patterns, emotional aspects of eating, and pitfalls
Introduction to diabetes : the game plan by Marco Aleman( Visual )

3 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this program, a likeable coach invites patients to play an active role in the diabetes management team. He explains that diabetes is manageable and that by working with the healthcare team, people with diabetes can develop a personal plan to successfully manage their disease
Understanding insulin( Visual )

5 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program helps patients feel comfortable with taking insulin by explaining its action (onset, peak, and duration); safe insulin usage; insulin storage; record-keeping; and, hypoglycemia
Basic skills for controlling diabetes( Visual )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gives newly diagnosed patients the survival skills and confidence they need to start managing their diabetes right away, while they continue to learn about self-management. It covers healthy food choices, monitoring blood glucose, physical activity, and medications
Living with arthritis( Visual )

7 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program explains rheumatoid arthritis and osteoarthritis and associated risk factors. Focus is on pain management treatments: medications, corticosteroid injections, and joint replacement surgery. Includes positive patient testimonials that reinforce the need for support systems to overcome physical and emotional challenges
Pre-diabetes : it's time to make changes( Visual )

3 editions published in 2011 in Spanish and English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains pre-diabetes and outlines a prevention plan. Steps include checking blood glucose, making healthy food choices, exercising regularly, possibly taking oral medications, and getting psychological support
Taking insulin( Visual )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With step-by-step demonstrations, this DVD takes the patient through the process of taking insulin with a single dose syringe, a mixed dose syringe, with an insulin pen, or by inhaling insulin
Everyone can carbohydrate count( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces viewers to the basic concepts of carbohydrate counting including how to identify a carbohydrate, how carbohydrates affect blood glucose, creating a meal plan, and how to count carbohydrate choices
Carbohydrate counting : skills into practice( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carbohydrate counting is a good tool to use when trying to gain greater control of blood glucose levels while still enjoying a wide variety of foods. But there are common questions that arise when starting to put carb counting into practice. Using the 'gram counting' method, this program answers those common questions, including how to measure portions to correctly estimate total carbohydrates, how to count fiber, and what to do when dining out and eating combination foods. Record keeping and pattern management are also discussed. -- back cover
Recovering from angioplasty( Visual )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through animation, this program briefly reviews the actual procedure, and introduces the important discharge plan. It also demonstrates what patients can expect during recovery, and the importance of medication compliance, activity restriction, incision care, and possible signs of infection
Non-insulin medications for type 2 diabetes( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Helps patients understand the causes of type 2 diabetes and how various oral medications, including combination medications, can help keep blood glucose levels in control
COPD : take control( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Helps patients understand what COPD is and how it affects their breathing. Covers self-care skills
Preventing complications after surgery( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Patients are shown how to take an active role in preventing infections, deep vein thrombosis, and pressure ulcers
 
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