The Resource Prostate cancer : a guide for women and the men they love, by Barbara Wainrib and Sandra Haber, with Jack Maguire

Prostate cancer : a guide for women and the men they love, by Barbara Wainrib and Sandra Haber, with Jack Maguire

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Prostate cancer : a guide for women and the men they love
Title
Prostate cancer
Title remainder
a guide for women and the men they love
Statement of responsibility
by Barbara Wainrib and Sandra Haber, with Jack Maguire
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Prostate cancer strikes one in ten men in the United States. Caught early and treated effectively, it can be cured - and it does not have to led to incontinence or impotence. This authoritative, completely up-to-date guide is the only book written for both men and their caregivers. Its compassionate sensible advice answers the questions of wives, companions, and lovers as well as the patient. And it brings to the patient-caregiver partnership essential information about
  • what to do, what to expect, and what you have to know to maximize recovery and long-term health
Cataloging source
DLC
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Wainrib, Barbara Rubin
Dewey number
616.99/463
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RC280.P7
LC item number
W35 1996
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1945-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Haber, Sandra
  • Maguire, Jack
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Prostate
  • Prostate
  • Prostatic Neoplasms
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Prostate cancer : a guide for women and the men they love, by Barbara Wainrib and Sandra Haber, with Jack Maguire
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 282-283) and index
Contents
The healing partnership -- Why and how prostate cancer develops -- Detection and diagnosis -- Dealing with the diagnosis: practical matters -- Dealing with the diagnosis: emotional issues -- Choosing among treatment options -- Living through the treatment process -- After treatment: sex, continence, and peace of mind -- Back to your future
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 298 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036820829
Label
Prostate cancer : a guide for women and the men they love, by Barbara Wainrib and Sandra Haber, with Jack Maguire
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 282-283) and index
Contents
The healing partnership -- Why and how prostate cancer develops -- Detection and diagnosis -- Dealing with the diagnosis: practical matters -- Dealing with the diagnosis: emotional issues -- Choosing among treatment options -- Living through the treatment process -- After treatment: sex, continence, and peace of mind -- Back to your future
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 298 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036820829

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