WorldCat Identities

Lorig, Kate

Overview
Works: 50 works in 228 publications in 8 languages and 8,632 library holdings
Genres: Popular works  Fiction  Experimental fiction 
Roles: Author, Creator, Contributor
Classifications: RC933, 616.722
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Kate Lorig
The arthritis helpbook : a tested self-management program for coping with arthritis and fibromyalgia by Kate Lorig( Book )

33 editions published between 1986 and 2009 in English and held by 1,884 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Outlines exercises, pain management techniques, nutrition, and ways of beating everyday problems such as opening jars and carrying suitcases
Living a healthy life with chronic conditions : self-management of heart disease, arthritis, diabetes, depression, asthma, bronchitis, emphysema, and other physical and mental health conditions by Kate Lorig( Book )

32 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in English and held by 1,448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Completely redesigned for easy reading and fully updated with the latest research and information on current practice, medication, legal matters, and specific conditions, this new edition of a vital resource is full of tips, suggestions, and strategies to deal with chronic illness and symptoms, such as fatigue, pain, shortness of breath, disability, and depression. It encourages readers to develop individual approaches to setting goals, making decisions, and finding resources and support so that they are able to do the things they want and need
Patient education : a practical approach by Kate Lorig( Book )

19 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in English and held by 705 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Outcome measures for health education and other health care interventions by Kate Lorig( Book )

17 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in English and held by 445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Outcome Measures for Health Education and Other Health Care Interventions provides more than fifty self-administered scales for measuring health behaviors, health status, self-efficacy, and health care utilization. In addition, this extensive volume provides a detailed case study of how instruments were conceptualized and developed for the Chronic Disease Self-Management Study and provides complete psychometric details for all measures not previously published
The arthritis helpbook : what you can do for your arthritis by Kate Lorig( Book )

5 editions published between 1980 and 1983 in English and held by 438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cómo convivir con su artritis : una guía para una vida activa y saludable by Kate Lorig( Book )

12 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in French and Spanish and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comprehensive handbook that describes various types of arthritis and fibromyalgia, suggesting ways to reduce pain, providing information on medications, and offering tips on overcoming fatigue and depression
Tomando control de su salud : una guía para el manejo de las enfermedades del corazón, diabetes, asma, bronquitis, enfisema, depresión y otras condiciones de la salud física y mental by Kate Lorig( Book )

3 editions published in 2013 in Spanish and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Completamente redisenada para facilitar la lectura y actualizada con lo ultimo en investigaciones e informacion acerca de las practicas actuales, los medicamentos, las cuestiones legales y las enfermedades especificas, esta nueva edicion de un recurso esencial esta llena de consejos, sugerencias y estrategias para afrontar enfermedades cronicas y sus sintomas, como la fatiga, el dolor, la falta de aliento, la discapacidad y la depresion. Anima al lector a desarrollar un enfoque individual para establecer objetivos, tomar decisiones y buscar recursos y apoyo. Originalmente basada en un estudio de cinco anos realizado por la universidad de Stanford, esta obra ha llegado a incluir las observaciones de profesionales de la salud ademas de las de personas con enfermedades cronicas alrededor del mundo. Demostrando a la gente como manejar su propia enfermedad, este libro tiene un objetivo sencillo: ayudar a cualquier persona con un padecimiento cronico para que viva una vida productiva y saludable
Living a healthy life with HIV by Allison R Webel( Book )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Completely updated to the current care guidelines from the Centers for Disease Control and elsewhere, this book addresses the current emphasis on managing medications for HIV treatment and many of the illnesses that commonly occur along with HIV. Combining the latest medical advice with the ideas of hundreds of people living with HIV, the book is helpful for adults living with HIV, and for friends, family members, and others who support anyone struggling with HIV. New additions to this edition include topics such as aging with HIV and coping with the emotions brought about by being a long-term survivor"--
Living a healthy life with chronic pain by Sandra M LeFort( Recording )

4 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Chronic pain includes many types of conditions from a variety of causes. This book is designed to help those suffering from chronic pain learn to better manage pain so they can get on with living a satisfying, fulfilling life. This resource stresses four concepts: each person with chronic pain is unique, and there is no one treatment or approach that is right for everybody; there are many things people with chronic pain can do to feel better and become more active and involved in life; with knowledge and experimentation, each individual is the best judge of which self-management tools and techniques are best for him or her; and, the responsibility for managing chronic pain on a daily basis rests with the individual and no one else. Acknowledging that overcoming chronic pain is a daily challenge, this workbook provides readers with the tools to overcome that test. A Moving Easy Program CD, which offers a set of easy-to-follow exercises that can be performed at home, is also included"--
Gesund und aktiv mit chronischer Krankheit leben by Kate Lorig( Book )

33 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Filled with hundreds of tips, suggestions, and strategies, the Canadian edition of this best-selling guide offers practical medical solutions in clear language. It explains how to develop and maintain exercise and nutrition programs, manage symptoms, determine when to seek medical help, work effectively with doctors, properly use medications and minimize side effects, find community resources, discuss the illness with family and friends, and tailor social activities for particular conditions. Written by six medical professionals, this book encourages an individual approach to the process, with
Common sense patient education : a practical guide by Kate Lorig( Book )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reumahulpboek by James F Fries( Book )

2 editions published in 2004 in Dutch and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zelfhulpgids met medische en praktische informatie voor patiënten
Living a healthy life with chronic conditions : self-management of heart disease, arthritis, diabetes, depression, asthma, bronchitis, emphysema and other physical and mental health conditions by Kate Lorig( Recording )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Accessible tips, suggestions, and strategies map out dealing with chronic illness and symptoms such as fatigue, pain, shortness of breath, disability, and depression. The audio book encourages the development of individual approaches to setting goals, making decisions, and finding resources and support. Aimed at teaching people become self-managers of their own illness, the book's one simple goal is to help anyone with a chronic illness to live a productive, healthy life on their own terms
A handbook for people with chronic disease by Kate Lorig( Book )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Filled with hundreds of tips, helpful suggestions, and strategies to deal with chronic illness, to manage emotions, and to live a productive life, this work includes suggestions for setting goals, making decisions, and finding resources and support. It also offers information about exercise, healthy eating, and intimacy and sex
The owners closet by Kate Lorig( Book )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Self-management of long-term health conditions : a handbook for people with chronic disease by Kate Lorig( Book )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Living better with arthritis by Kate Lorig( Visual )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Although arthritis cannot be cured, it can be managed. This presentation focuses on some of the skills that you can use to remain active and reduce pain."--Container
Leven met reuma by Ferry Bokma( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in Dutch and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Serie over de verschillende verschijningsvormen van reuma, de sociale en maatschappelijke aspecten en de gevolgen voor de patiënt
The Arthritis helpbook( )

in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vivre en Santé avec une Maladie Chronique : Pour des problèmes de santé physique ou mentale de longue durée by Kate Lorig( Book )

4 editions published in 2008 in 3 languages and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Filled with hundreds of tips, suggestions, and strategies, the French language version of the Canadian 3rd edition of this best-selling guide offers practical medical solutions in clear language. It explains how to develop and maintain exercise and nutrition programs, manage symptoms, determine when to seek medical help, work effectively with doctors, properly use medications and minimize side effects, find community resources, discuss the illness with family and friends, and tailor social activities for particular conditions. Written by six medical professionals, this book encourages an indiv
 
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The arthritis helpbook : a tested self-management program for coping with arthritis and fibromyalgia
Alternative Names
Kate Lorig Amerikaans verpleegster

ケイト・ローリッグ

ローリッグ, ケイト

Languages
English (144)

French (14)

Danish (8)

Spanish (7)

German (6)

Dutch (4)

Swedish (3)

Chinese (2)

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Living a healthy life with chronic conditions : self-management of heart disease, arthritis, diabetes, depression, asthma, bronchitis, emphysema, and other physical and mental health conditionsPatient education : a practical approachOutcome measures for health education and other health care interventionsCómo convivir con su artritis : una guía para una vida activa y saludableGesund und aktiv mit chronischer Krankheit lebenA handbook for people with chronic diseaseThe owners closetSelf-management of long-term health conditions : a handbook for people with chronic diseaseVivre en Santé avec une Maladie Chronique : Pour des problèmes de santé physique ou mentale de longue durée