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Breast cancer

Author: Christobel Saunders; Sunil Jassal; Elgene Lim
Publisher: Oxford, OX : Oxford University Press, 2018.
Series: Facts (Oxford, England)
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : Second editionView all editions and formats
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Concise and accessible, Breast Cancer: The Facts guides the newly-diagnosed breast cancer patient through what they can expect to encounter on their journey. Updated to include new treatment options, and more information for the patient's family and friends, this is an essential yet approachable guide.
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Saunders, Christobel.
Breast cancer.
Oxford, OX : Oxford University Press, 2018
(OCoLC)1047822933
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Christobel Saunders; Sunil Jassal; Elgene Lim
ISBN: 9780192542397 0192542397
OCLC Number: 1057472018
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 1 online resource : illustrations
Contents: Cover; Series; Breast cancer; Copyright; Contents; List of abbreviations; 1 Who is at risk of breast cancer, when, and what you can do about it; 2 Healthy breasts; 3 How a breast problem is investigated; 4 What is breast cancer?; 5 Treating breast cancer; 6 Surgical treatments; 7 Radiotherapy; 8 Drug (systemic) therapy for early breast cancer; 9 Treating special types of breast cancer; 10 Surviving and thriving; 11 Follow-​up; 12 Advanced (metastatic) and recurrent cancer; 13 For partners, family, friends, and colleagues affected by breast cancer; 14 Special situations 15 The future-​what tests and treatments may be around the cornerGlossary; Index
Series Title: Facts (Oxford, England)
Responsibility: Christobel M. Saunders, Sunil Jassal, Elgene Lim.

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