The Resource Understanding cancer : a patient's guide to diagnosis, prognosis, and treatment, C. Norman Coleman

Understanding cancer : a patient's guide to diagnosis, prognosis, and treatment, C. Norman Coleman

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Understanding cancer : a patient's guide to diagnosis, prognosis, and treatment
Title
Understanding cancer
Title remainder
a patient's guide to diagnosis, prognosis, and treatment
Statement of responsibility
C. Norman Coleman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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Coleman, C. Norman
Dewey number
616.99/4
Index
index present
LC call number
RC263
LC item number
.C64 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Cancer
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Understanding cancer : a patient's guide to diagnosis, prognosis, and treatment, C. Norman Coleman
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Foreword -- Preface -- Introduction -- Diagnosis and treatment: what you can expect -- Cancer: where does it come from? -- Diagnostic tests and staging studies: gathering information -- Making decisions about treatment: how success is measured -- Weighing the long-term risks and benefits of treatment -- Conventional treatments: an overview -- Molecular targeted therapy -- Clinical research trials: what they're all about -- Clinical case studies: four patient stories -- Afterword -- Appendix A. cancer molecular biology -- Appendix B. analyzing cost-effectiveness -- Appendix C. patient's checklist
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
1 online resource (pages cm.)
Form of item
online
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)232160450
Label
Understanding cancer : a patient's guide to diagnosis, prognosis, and treatment, C. Norman Coleman
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Foreword -- Preface -- Introduction -- Diagnosis and treatment: what you can expect -- Cancer: where does it come from? -- Diagnostic tests and staging studies: gathering information -- Making decisions about treatment: how success is measured -- Weighing the long-term risks and benefits of treatment -- Conventional treatments: an overview -- Molecular targeted therapy -- Clinical research trials: what they're all about -- Clinical case studies: four patient stories -- Afterword -- Appendix A. cancer molecular biology -- Appendix B. analyzing cost-effectiveness -- Appendix C. patient's checklist
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
1 online resource (pages cm.)
Form of item
online
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)232160450

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