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The Resource American Cancer Society's complete guide to colorectal cancer, by Bernard Levin, Terri B. Ades, Durado Brook

American Cancer Society's complete guide to colorectal cancer, by Bernard Levin, Terri B. Ades, Durado Brook

Label
American Cancer Society's complete guide to colorectal cancer
Title
American Cancer Society's complete guide to colorectal cancer
Statement of responsibility
by Bernard Levin, Terri B. Ades, Durado Brook
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
616.99/4347
Index
index present
LC call number
RC280.C6
LC item number
L46 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
American Cancer Society's complete guide to colorectal cancer, by Bernard Levin, Terri B. Ades, Durado Brook
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0518/2005024711.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Foreword by Katie Couric -- Preface by Bernard Levin -- Introduction -- What is colorectal cancer? -- Overview of colorectal cancer -- Chapter risk factors and prevention -- The diagnosis -- Early detection -- Initial evaluation -- Diagnosis and staging -- Understanding your prognosis -- After the diagnosis -- Coping with your diagnosis -- Making the medical system work for you -- Treatment options -- Making informed decisions about treatment options -- Surgery -- Radiation therapy -- Chemotherapy -- Clinical trials and emerging therapies -- Making informed decisions about treatment options -- During treatment -- Strategies for coping with symptoms and side effects -- Living with a colostomy -- Taking care of practical matters: work, insurance and money -- After treatment -- Follow up -- Living well after cancer -- For loved ones and caregivers -- When your loved one has colorectal cancer -- Resources -- References -- Glossary -- About the editors -- List of contributors
Control code
ocm61362153
Edition
Paperback ; Rev. ed.
Extent
p. cm.
Isbn
9780944235553
Lccn
2005024711
System control number
(Sirsi) o61362153
Label
American Cancer Society's complete guide to colorectal cancer, by Bernard Levin, Terri B. Ades, Durado Brook
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0518/2005024711.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Foreword by Katie Couric -- Preface by Bernard Levin -- Introduction -- What is colorectal cancer? -- Overview of colorectal cancer -- Chapter risk factors and prevention -- The diagnosis -- Early detection -- Initial evaluation -- Diagnosis and staging -- Understanding your prognosis -- After the diagnosis -- Coping with your diagnosis -- Making the medical system work for you -- Treatment options -- Making informed decisions about treatment options -- Surgery -- Radiation therapy -- Chemotherapy -- Clinical trials and emerging therapies -- Making informed decisions about treatment options -- During treatment -- Strategies for coping with symptoms and side effects -- Living with a colostomy -- Taking care of practical matters: work, insurance and money -- After treatment -- Follow up -- Living well after cancer -- For loved ones and caregivers -- When your loved one has colorectal cancer -- Resources -- References -- Glossary -- About the editors -- List of contributors
Control code
ocm61362153
Edition
Paperback ; Rev. ed.
Extent
p. cm.
Isbn
9780944235553
Lccn
2005024711
System control number
(Sirsi) o61362153

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