WorldCat Identities

Desrosiers, Claude

Overview
Works: 70 works in 88 publications in 3 languages and 172 library holdings
Genres: Popular works 
Roles: Director, Author
Classifications: RM237.75, 616.1232
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Most widely held works by Claude Desrosiers
Cholesterol( Visual )

2 editions published in 1994 in Spanish and English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Cholesterol plays an important role in the proper functioning of the human body. However, elevated levels of certain types of cholesterol may cause significant problems. This program examines the essential function of cholesterol in humans, the sources of cholesterol, and the problems when cholesterol levels exceed a certain level. The link between heart disease and high cholesterol is examined. Good nutrition and a limited fat intake is emphasized."--Container
Hepatitis( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Viral hepatitis is one of the world's most serious and widespread public health concerns. Hepatitis viruses A, B, C, D, and E are explained from transmission to symptoms through treatments and vaccinations. As the most common of all forms Hepatitis B is stressed in the program
Alzheimer's disease( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alzheimer's disease is an irreversible degenerative disease that starts with slight confusion and ends with advanced dementia. The characterizations and signs of Alzheimer's are explained as is the effect it has, not only on the afflicted individual, but, on those around him or her
Colds and flus( Visual )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The sophisticated methods of cold and flu transmission are discussed, and the similarities and differences between a cold and influenza are detailed using two case studies. The functioning of the influenza virus in the human body is explained, including implications in various populations. The connection of cold and flu symptoms in cold weather is demonstrated. Finally, preventive measures, precautions, and treatments are revealed."--Container
Heart disease( Visual )

2 editions published in 1996 in Spanish and English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film focuses on heart failure and outlines what happens in terms of valve defects and blockages. Symptoms are described, as are lifestyle choices that can promote heart disease. Treatments to halt the disease's progress are covered as well
Ageing [from birth to death]( Visual )

2 editions published between 1991 and 1994 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes how the process of ageing occurs due to factors that originate both inside and outside the body
Anemia( Visual )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Anemia, the decreased ability of the blood to carry oxygen, is explained thoroughly in this program. Viewers learn how oxygen is transported through the body. The causes of anemia and symptoms of nutritional anemia, hemolytic anemia, and aplastic anemia are described. Treatment methods, such as bone-marrow transplants, are demonstrated."--Container
Tumors( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tumors, both benign and malignant are discussed. Causes of cancerous growths are also explored and various detection techniques explained. Treatment and preventive measures, with emphasis on a healthy lifestyle, are demonstrated
Anxiety disorders( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Anxiety" represents a whole category of psychiatric disorders. Provides information on the main anxiety disorders, details the symptoms of each disorder, and continues by outlining treatments
Epilepsy( Visual )

2 editions published in 1996 in Spanish and English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Epilepsy is fully covered including the reasons why an individual has this condition, what it is, what to do when a person has an epileptic attack, and how to control epilepsy
Menstruation( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at some of the myths about the event dating back to ancient times and describes the simple events which lead to monthly blood loss in women. The different stages of the menstrual cycle are explained and the most common problems relating to menstruation are described
Asthma( Visual )

in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the common ailment of asthma and its causes. The characteristics of the disorder, the four levels of severity, and the progress currently being made in its treatment are looked at
Meningitis( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ways in which this rare, yet fatal, disease infects and spreads is covered. Prevention, detection and treatment are all outlined
L'empire Bossé( Visual )

3 editions published in 2012 in French and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dental protective measures( Visual )

2 editions published in 1996 in Spanish and English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces strict preventive measures adopted by dental professionals with the advent of Hepatitis B and HIV, including disinfection and sterilization techniques. Also demonstrates protective clothing, masks, and gloves used to protect both patient and dental health professionals
Nutrition( Visual )

2 editions published in 1996 in Spanish and English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Today scientists have important information on the six essential nutrients: proteins, fats, carbohydrates, vitamins, minerals, and water. The program describes each nutrient and how it aids the body
Varicosis( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Varicosis (varicose veins) is not merely a cosmetic concern but a serious condition that can and should be treated
Childbirth( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program looks at the fertilisation process and the changes the woman's body begins to undergo. Also examined is the development of the unborn child, and the events that take place at birth. Considers induced labour and the role of prenatal classes. Lastly it looks as high risk pregnancies such as those in women over the age of 40 and adolescent girls
Quand l'amour dérape( Visual )

3 editions published between 1996 and 2000 in French and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Émission animée par Gildor Roy sur la violence familiale. Reportages et témoignages auxquels se greffent entrevues, capsules d'information, question-sondage et sketches d'un humour corrosif, démontrent comment la violence se perpétue et comment tenter d'en briser le cercle infernal
Medicine demystified( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Different types of sports injuries are discussed, with detailed examinations of sprains, fractures, tendonitis, and bursitis
 
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