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The Resource Breast cancer clear & simple : all your questions answered, from the experts at the American Cancer Society

Breast cancer clear & simple : all your questions answered, from the experts at the American Cancer Society

Label
Breast cancer clear & simple : all your questions answered
Title
Breast cancer clear & simple
Title remainder
all your questions answered
Statement of responsibility
from the experts at the American Cancer Society
Title variation
Breast cancer clear and simple
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A breast cancer resource for the newly diagnosed from the experts at the American Cancer Society With an easy-to-understand, question-and-answer format, this book guides patients through the important decisions they'll need to make, from diagnosis through treatment. It helps women with breast cancer and their caregivers know what to expect, what to do, and how to get through what can be an overwhelming, life-changing experience. This new edition includes tips for choosing the right doctor, understanding treatment choices, dealing with the effects of treatment, seeking support groups, and much more. A list of specific resources for patients, as well as a glossary of terms related to breast cancer, is also included"--
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Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
616.99/449
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • RC280.B8
  • RC280.B8
LC item number
  • B673 2016
  • B673 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Clear & simple
Label
Breast cancer clear & simple : all your questions answered, from the experts at the American Cancer Society
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Finding out you have breast cancer. What now? ; What will happen to me? ; How cancer starts ; More facts about breast cancer ; Why me? ; How serious is my cancer? -- Treating your breast cancer. Who will help with my cancer treatment? ; How to talk with your doctor ; What's the best way to treat my breast cancer ; What should I expect after a mastectomy? ; What should I expect after a lumpectomy? ; What are other treatments for breast cancer? ; Making your treatment choices ; What is a clinical trial ; Side effects of chemotherapy ; What should I know about paying for treatment? ; What is a breast cancer survivor ; How will cancer and treatment affect me and my loved ones? ; Keeping a journal may help ; How will cancer and treatment affect my work? -- Recovering from treatment. What if my breast was removed? ; Is my cancer gone forever? ; How can I be close with someone after cancer and treatment? ; How can I stay healthy from now on? ; How can I get back to living my life? -- More information. Can you help me understand breast cancer risk? ; More on cancer stages
Control code
sky278831797
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
Second edition.
Extent
190 pages
Isbn
9781604432367
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2015037215
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Label
Breast cancer clear & simple : all your questions answered, from the experts at the American Cancer Society
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Finding out you have breast cancer. What now? ; What will happen to me? ; How cancer starts ; More facts about breast cancer ; Why me? ; How serious is my cancer? -- Treating your breast cancer. Who will help with my cancer treatment? ; How to talk with your doctor ; What's the best way to treat my breast cancer ; What should I expect after a mastectomy? ; What should I expect after a lumpectomy? ; What are other treatments for breast cancer? ; Making your treatment choices ; What is a clinical trial ; Side effects of chemotherapy ; What should I know about paying for treatment? ; What is a breast cancer survivor ; How will cancer and treatment affect me and my loved ones? ; Keeping a journal may help ; How will cancer and treatment affect my work? -- Recovering from treatment. What if my breast was removed? ; Is my cancer gone forever? ; How can I be close with someone after cancer and treatment? ; How can I stay healthy from now on? ; How can I get back to living my life? -- More information. Can you help me understand breast cancer risk? ; More on cancer stages
Control code
sky278831797
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
Second edition.
Extent
190 pages
Isbn
9781604432367
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2015037215
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia

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