Handbook on the Late Effects of Poliomyelitis for Physicians and Survivors©

PHI’s 120-page book, containing 90 entries in dictionary format, is a compilation of the research and experience of more than 40 experts. A valuable resource for polio survivors and their health professionals.

Edited by Frederick M. Maynard, MD, retired physiatrist, currently living in Marquette, Michigan, and Joan L. Headley, MS, polio survivor and past Executive Director of PHI. Copyright 1999.

The Handbook, first published in 1984, retains the easy-to-use dictionary format in presenting information appropriate for polio survivors and health professionals who treat them.

The Handbook is temporarily unavailable for purchase. An updated edition will be available soon. 

Sample topics included in the Handbook