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Stroke DVD

Why It Happens and How to Prevent It

Richard C. Senelick, MD

Encompass Health
A video can clarify and complement material you have read. This companion DVD to the HealthSouth Press book, Living with Stroke: A Guide for Families, is no exception. It is an excellent educational resource for stroke survivors, their families, students, and healthcare professionals. Lively and informative, this video offers high-quality graphics accompanied by Dr. Senelick's well-known clear teaching style. You will learn about who is likely to suffer a stroke, the types of strokes, risk factors, acute treatment of stroke, and ways to prevent strokes. Knowledge is power and the power to keep you and your family from having a stroke. Do not miss this opportunity to become and stay informed.
Author Bio
Richard C. Senelick, MD, is the medical director at the Health-South Rehabilitation Institute of San Antonio (RIOSA). He also serves as program director of its Brain Injury Program. A native of Illinois, he completed his undergraduate and medical school training at the University of Illinois in Chicago. A neurologist who specializes in neurorehabilitation, he subsequently completed his neurology training at the University of Utah in Salt Lake City. He has authored numerous publications, including co-authoring Living with Brain Injury: A Guide for Families, The Spinal Cord Injury Handbook for Patients and Their Families, and The Disability Awareness Handbook for Families, Co-Workers, and Friends.