TITLE

Supporting people with motor neurone disease

AUTHOR(S)
Barry, Mel
PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
British Journal of Neuroscience Nursing;Jan2009, Vol. 5 Issue 1, p42
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the efforts of the Motor Neurone Disease (MND) Association to help people with MND in Great Britain. It explains that such disease affects the motor neurones that deliver messages from the brain to the muscles which makes people unable to walk, talk or feed themselves. The association aims to finance and promote research to understand the cause of MND and how to diagnose and treat such illness. Such group has also formed 17 MND care centers across England, Wales and Northern Ireland since 1990.
ACCESSION #
36402990

 

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