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Published: 28 February 2008

168 Pages | Approximately 30 line drawings and 6 photographs


ISBN: 9780199212019

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Endorsed by the Huntington's Disease Association

Huntington's Disease

Second Edition

Oliver W J Quarrell

The Facts Series

  • Completely revised and updated with new chapters, including information on juvenile Huntington's disease
  • Features numerous Case Histories and Patient Perspectives which provide practical examples throughout
  • 'Myth and fact' boxes highlight common misunderstandings and interesting facts about the condition
  • Features Key Points at the beginning of each chapter to help the reader focus on the chapter contents
  • Includes invaluable resource section with suggested further reading and contact information for patient self-help/support groups, plus a glossary of technical terms

New to this Edition:

  • Completely new chapters covering juvenile and late-stage Huntington's Disease
  • Fully updated Appendix of relevant patients' organizations

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