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The Resource 100 questions & answers about breast cancer, Zora K. Brown, Harold Freeman with Elizabeth Platt

100 questions & answers about breast cancer, Zora K. Brown, Harold Freeman with Elizabeth Platt

Label
100 questions & answers about breast cancer
Title
100 questions & answers about breast cancer
Statement of responsibility
Zora K. Brown, Harold Freeman with Elizabeth Platt
Title variation
  • 100 questions and answers about breast cancer
  • One hundred questions and answers about breast cancer
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Written for the patient to empower her to learn more about options, deal with problems, and fight more effectively
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
616.99/449
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RC280.B8
LC item number
B7465 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
100 questions & answers about breast cancer, Zora K. Brown, Harold Freeman with Elizabeth Platt
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Previous ed.: published as by Zora K. Brown, LaSalle D. Lefall Jr., with Elizabeth Platt. Boston, Mass.; London: Jones & Bartlett, 2002
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 244-248) and index
Contents
The basics -- Background information about breast cancer -- Risk factors and prevention -- Risk factors and ways of minimizing breast cancer risk -- Diagnosis -- Steps in determining whether you have breast cancer -- Treatment -- Treatment options, treatment side effects and complications, options for breast reconstruction, and prospects of recurrence -- Coping with treatment and side effects -- Issues related to pain, hair loss, and other side effects, and practical matters such as financial and legal issues related to treatment -- Changes cancer brings -- Ways to cope with emotional and physical changes that occur after cancer diagnosis and treatment -- The impact of cancer on sexualtiy, intimacy, and fertility -- The effects that breast cancer can have, and how to deal with these issues, on a woman's sexuality and fertility
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xviii, 263 p.
Isbn
9780763751630
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2005021216
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
ocm61162230
Label
100 questions & answers about breast cancer, Zora K. Brown, Harold Freeman with Elizabeth Platt
Publication
Note
Previous ed.: published as by Zora K. Brown, LaSalle D. Lefall Jr., with Elizabeth Platt. Boston, Mass.; London: Jones & Bartlett, 2002
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 244-248) and index
Contents
The basics -- Background information about breast cancer -- Risk factors and prevention -- Risk factors and ways of minimizing breast cancer risk -- Diagnosis -- Steps in determining whether you have breast cancer -- Treatment -- Treatment options, treatment side effects and complications, options for breast reconstruction, and prospects of recurrence -- Coping with treatment and side effects -- Issues related to pain, hair loss, and other side effects, and practical matters such as financial and legal issues related to treatment -- Changes cancer brings -- Ways to cope with emotional and physical changes that occur after cancer diagnosis and treatment -- The impact of cancer on sexualtiy, intimacy, and fertility -- The effects that breast cancer can have, and how to deal with these issues, on a woman's sexuality and fertility
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xviii, 263 p.
Isbn
9780763751630
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2005021216
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
ocm61162230

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