"[This book] combines, in a most admirable way, factual information with sensitivity . . . for anyone about to undergo ostomy surgery or in the immediate post-operative period and for their families, this book should be compulsory reading. . . . I recommend it unreservedly." —J. R. Kirkpatrick, MD, member of the professional advisory board, United Ostomy Association and International Ostomy Association
"Seamlessly weaves technical information regarding the different types of ostomy surgeries and their management, specific topics such as pregnancy, work, travel and discussions of the unique challenges faced by children and teenagers together with the compelling personal story of its co-authors." —The Phoenix
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About the Author
Kerry Anne McGinn is a certified oncology nurse at California Pacific Medical Center, San Francisco.