The Oxford Care Manual series offers readers concise, authoritative coverage of medical conditions requiring care from a team of experts. They are short, easy to read, practical manuals with many bullet points and tables giving easy access to guidelines and optimal treatment strategies. All clinical evidence is included where available. Each text is co-authored by a specialist nurse. The series is aimed at all those working in a multidisciplinary care team including clinicians (in training), specialist nurses and all the non-medical team players such as speech and occupational therapists who together care for these patients.