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There’s No Medical Evidence For That: You’re Not Crazy, The System Is
Announcing The First Book About Carpal Tunnel Syndrome From The Patient's Perspective
“Patients wind up getting blamed for inadequacies in the system,” says Gambaro, “they walk away frustrated and confused. No wonder outcomes are so poor.” Her book advocates pro-active patients who ‘quarterback’
The Truth About Carpal Tunnel Syndromeis a compelling patient account of the controversial injury called the ‘epidemic of the 1990s’. Using layman’s terms, the book describes why it’s so difficult to treat, how the author learned to manage hers, and how the medical and legal systems work in conflict to those suffering such injuries. Offering hope to sufferers and their loved ones, this book captures the reality of living with a ‘medical mystery’ and suggests ways for dealing not just with the injury but with the losses associated with carpal tunnel syndrome.
The Truth About Carpal Tunnel Syndrome: Finding Answers, Getting Well is now available through Rowman & Littlefield and www.truthaboutcarpaltunnel.com.
Elaine Schleiffer at Rowman & Littlefield