Spina Bifida Association of America. 2007. Spotlight on spina bifida. [Washington, DC]: Spina Bifida Association of America, 3 pp.
Annotation: This fact sheet provides information on spina bifida. The fact sheet explains what spina bifida is and offers a description of the three different types of spina bifida: occulta, meningocele, and myelomeningocele. Treatment, prevention, associated conditions and physical limitations, detection before birth, and the long-term outlook for individuals with spina bifida are also discussed. In addition, the fact sheet provides information about folic acid.
Contact: Spina Bifida Association of America, 4590 MacArthur Boulevard, N.W., Suite 250, Washington, DC 20007, Telephone: (202) 944-3285 Secondary Telephone: (800) 621-3141 Fax: (202) 944-3295 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Web Site: http://www.sbaa.org Available from the website.
Keywords: Disabilities, Folic acid, Prevention, Spina bifida, Treatment