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Professional Research, inc

Overview
Works: 374 works in 630 publications in 2 languages and 1,107 library holdings
Genres: Educational films 
Classifications: QR181, 155.92
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Most widely held works by Professional Research, inc
Diabetes in adults( Visual )

8 editions published between 1973 and 1985 in English and Spanish and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the symptoms and diagnosis of diabetes. Demonstrates proper care and precautions of the diabetic including diet and drug therapies
Before and after your surgery( Visual )

9 editions published between 1974 and 1990 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Makes patient aware of what surgery is all about and tries to prepare patient for surgery
Coping with stress( Visual )

7 editions published between 1980 and 2011 in English and held by 29 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
High blood pressure( Visual )

6 editions published between 1973 and 1987 in English and held by 25 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 New immunology, an overview by J. John Cohen( Visual )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 23 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
The terrific twos( Visual )

4 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes behaviors of two year old children and how parents can cope with them
Adolescence and the future( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 13 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
Total hip replacement( Visual )

3 editions published between 1974 and 1990 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
Comforting your fussy baby( Visual )

5 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Helps parents overcome the frustration of dealing with fussy infants by illustrating a variety of ways to comfort them
Anger and conflict management in the workplace( Visual )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 12 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
Schizophrenia family understanding( Visual )

2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 12 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
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
Glaucoma( Visual )

6 editions published between 1968 and 1984 in English and held by 12 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
Weight control( Visual )

4 editions published between 1975 and 1985 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
Depression( 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
Weight, nutrition, and exercise during pregnancy( Visual )

5 editions published between 1977 and 1986 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Program intended for a general audience on the basics of healthy nutrition, appropriate weight gain and adequate exercise during pregnancy
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
Prevention point( Visual )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the story of a physician, who receives a needlestick, from the point at which it happened through the testing and follow up procedures. Discusses how they might be prevented and presents guidelines for hospital staff to follow in the event of a needlestick or blood splash
Rheumatoid arthritis( Visual )

5 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in English and held by 10 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
Cesarean childbirth( Visual )

6 editions published between 1980 and 1995 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program explains Cesarean childbirth and the reasons for having it, the types of anesthesia used, and what is involved in the operation/post-operative recovery
 
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