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Professional Research, inc

Overview
Works: 411 works in 632 publications in 2 languages and 1,059 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Medical films (Motion pictures)  Educational films 
Classifications: PN1997.V583, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Professional Research, inc
Diabetes in adults( Visual )

3 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes "maturity-onset" diabetes and how it can be controlled. Discusses five keys to good control: diet, insulin or oral drugs, exercise, testing for sugar and ketones in the urine, and skin and foot care
Coping with stress( Visual )

6 editions published between 1980 and 2011 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Informs viewers of the causes of stress, methods of coping with it, and how to prevent or minimize it. Shows that stress affects different people in different ways and that learning to deal with it leads to a better life
Before and after your surgery( Visual )

3 editions published between 1974 and 1979 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Makes patient aware of what surgery is all about and tries to prepare patient for surgery
The New immunology, an overview by J. John Cohen( Visual )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a brief overview of immunology and describes the function and physiology of the immune system, antigen, T-cell, B-cell, antibody, etc
High blood pressure( Visual )

2 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes essential hypertension and how it can be controlled. Discusses the danger of sustained elevated diastolic pressure; response to treatment; potential danger of implications if untreated; and importance of patient cooperation
The terrific twos( Visual )

4 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Takes us into a home with a two-year child, Cameron, both to understand the two-year old and how to raise one
Total hip replacement( Visual )

2 editions published between 1974 and 1976 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides, for the patient, a look at the purpose and expected results of this procedure; therapy and post-operative care are also included
Adolescence and the future( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on two young people with FAS-- a 13-year old boy and a 22-year old woman. Parents, educators and health professionals discuss the problems that these people face. Parents are encouraged to help their children develop job skills, life skills and self-esteem. Also examines the skills and attitudes parents need in order to work with FAS/FAE children
Basic nutrition : let's make a meal!( Visual )

6 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Informs viewers of the benefits of good nutrition through a game show in which an emcee and a nutritionist help contestants learn some of the facts and fallacies of nutrition, including how the body uses nutrients, calories and weight, diet and disease, and healthful meal planning
Accidents don't have to happen( Visual )

3 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Outlines simple, effective measures which parents can take to prevent childhood accidents and ensure child safety
Glaucoma( Visual )

4 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the nature of glaucoma, its warning signs, and the alterations it causes in eyesight. Stresses the need for professional care; describes surgical treatment, including the latest developments in laser surgery; and discusses medications
Depression by Ellen Gilbert( Visual )

2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains both the psychological and physiological manifestations of clinical depression and outlines common treatments used to control it
Schizophrenia : family understanding( Visual )

2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Program explains to the family members what they may expect from a schizophrenic and what they should do to help during the recovery process
Anger and conflict management in the workplace( Visual )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Conflict management is a learnable skill that can help to channel anger into more positive behavior. Encourages the viewer to learn to express one' views, listen to opposing viewpoints, and work out differences with coworkers without disrupting the workplace
Weight control( Visual )

3 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Defines common terminology in discussing weight, such as calorie, metabolism, overweight, and obesity. Discusses the relationship of obesity to physiological problems such as heart disease and diabetes and psychological influences on weight control. Emphasizes proper nutrition, exercise and self-control, and avoidance of fad diets and gimmickery
Vital signs( Visual )

2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program provides a review of equipment required to measure vital signs and demonstrates each procedure
Diabetes in adults( Visual )

5 editions published in 1985 in English and Spanish and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes a diabetic condition and the essential steps for controlling it. By differentiating between the two types of diabetes, cites personal hygiene and foot care in addition to other elements of effective control of the disease. Includes animation
Are you positive? : HIV testing for women( Visual )

in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the symptoms and effects of HIV pertaining to women. Describes the effects of HIV on pregnant women and pertinent prenatal treatment as well as the procedures of HIV testing
Rheumatoid arthritis by Bruce M Rothschild( Visual )

4 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses how rheumatoid arthritis affects the body and explains the goals of treatment and role of rest, heat, exercise, and medications. Also provides warnings about quackery
Comforting your fussy baby( Visual )

3 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Helps parents overcome the frustration of dealing with fussy infants by illustrating a variety of ways to comfort them
 
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