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Post-Polio Syndrome - References


  1. National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (2012). Post-Polio Syndrome Fact Sheet. (NIH Publication No. 12-4030). Bethesda, MD: National Institutes of Health. Also available online:

Other Works Consulted

  • Farbu E, et al. (2011). Post-polio syndrome. In NE Gilhus et al., eds., European Handbook of Neurological Management, 2nd ed., vol. 1, pp. 311-319. Chichester, UK: Wiley-Blackwell.

  • Hoffman MD, et al. (2010). Therapeutic exercise. In WR Frontera, ed., DeLisa's Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, vol. 2, pp. 1619-1672. Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins.

  • Modlin JF (2010). Poliovirus. In GL Mandell et al., eds., Mandell, Douglas, and Bennett's Principles and Practice of Infectious Diseases, 7th ed., vol. 2, pp. 2345-2351. Philadelphia: Churchill Livingstone Elsevier.

  • Trojan D, Cashman N (2005). Post-poliomyelitis syndrome. Muscle and Nerve, 31(1): 6-19.

    This information is produced and provided by the National Cancer Institute (NCI). The information in this topic may have changed since it was written. For the most current information, contact the National Cancer Institute via the Internet web site at http:// cancer .gov or call 1-800-4-CANCER.

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