WorldCat Identities

Desrosiers, Claude

Overview
Works: 66 works in 98 publications in 3 languages and 349 library holdings
Genres: Popular works  Educational films  Drama  Science fiction films  Comedy films  Case studies 
Roles: Director, Author
Classifications: RC523, 500
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Claude Desrosiers
Burns( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in Spanish and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines human skin and the implications of a burn. Introduces viewers to first, second and third degree burns and the many causes of burns. Also shows treatments for severe burn cases
Dans une galaxie près de chez vous by Claude Desrosiers( Visual )

5 editions published in 2004 in French and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unfolds in the year 2034, when the Earth's ozone layer has been completely destroyed by industrial gases and carbon dioxide. As the Earth buckles beneath the oppressive weight of the sun, the Canadian government soon deems it necessary to find a new planet for 6,000,000 earthlings to colonize. It thus sends a spaceship, the Romano Fafard up into orbit, piloted by captain, Charles Patenaude (Guy Jodoin) and his crew; they intend to journey to the farthest reaches of the galaxy, and to find a hospitable planet "where mankind has never set foot
Cholesterol( Visual )

3 editions published in 1994 in English and Spanish and held by 12 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
Alzheimer's disease( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 10 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
Hepatitis( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 9 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
Colds and flus( Visual )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 7 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
Anxiety disorders( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 7 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
Anemia( Visual )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 7 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
Danses contemporaines : dansez maintenant!( Visual )

7 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in French and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La danse a mis du temps à se structurer au Québec. La première discipline de danse à se manifester est la danse classique; l'année 1952 correspond à la fondation de la compagnie Les ballets Chiriaëff qui deviennent les Grands Ballets canadiens en 1958. Par la suite, il faut attendre une dizaine d'années pour un nouveau développement de la danse et une diversification de ses disciplines. Aujourd'hui, des compagnies de danse à Montréal et à Québec sont à l'avant-garde de la danse moderne en Amérique du Nord
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 )

2 editions 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
Medicine demystified( Visual )

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

Different types of sports injuries are discussed, with detailed examinations of sprains, fractures, tendonitis, and bursitis
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
Nutrition ; Populations by Nancy Shearer( Visual )

2 editions published in 1996 in Spanish and English and held by 5 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
Ageing : [from birth to death]( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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
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
Quand l'amour dérape( Visual )

4 editions published between 1996 and 2000 in French and held by 4 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
Childbirth( Visual )

2 editions 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
 
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Languages
English (23)

French (16)

Spanish (5)