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The Resource Choices in breast cancer treatment : medical specialists and cancer survivors tell you what you need to know, edited by Kenneth D. Miller

Choices in breast cancer treatment : medical specialists and cancer survivors tell you what you need to know, edited by Kenneth D. Miller

Label
Choices in breast cancer treatment : medical specialists and cancer survivors tell you what you need to know
Title
Choices in breast cancer treatment
Title remainder
medical specialists and cancer survivors tell you what you need to know
Statement of responsibility
edited by Kenneth D. Miller
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RC280.B8
LC item number
C493 2008
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1956-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Miller, Kenneth D.
Series statement
A Johns Hopkins Press health book
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Breast
Label
Choices in breast cancer treatment : medical specialists and cancer survivors tell you what you need to know, edited by Kenneth D. Miller
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
  • ch. 2.
  • What is breast cancer?
  • Kenneth D. Miller
  • ch. 3.
  • A statistic of one
  • April Fritz
  • ch. 4.
  • "Why me?" : a discussion of risk
  • Mark Robson
  • pt. 2.
  • Acknowledgments
  • Understanding the treatments : the doctor's perspectives
  • ch. 5.
  • Assembling the treatment team and charting a course
  • Kenneth D. Miller
  • ch. 6.
  • Facing surgery
  • Peter J. Deckers and Theodore N. Tsangaris
  • ch. 7.
  • Profiles of two breast surgeons
  • Jerome Sandler and Robert Barnett
  • Introduction : Understanding the choices
  • ch. 8.
  • Radiation therapy for breast cancer
  • Abram Recht
  • ch. 9.
  • Profiles of two radiation oncologists
  • Luther Ampey and Susan Stinson
  • ch. 10.
  • Beyond local therapy : hormonal therapy and chemotherapy
  • Antonio C. Wolff and Nancy E. Davidson
  • ch. 11.
  • Kenneth D. Miller
  • Profiles of three medical oncologists
  • Claudine Isaacs, Sandra Swain, and Chitra Rajagopal
  • ch. 12.
  • Breast reconstruction after mastectomy : what are my options?
  • Roger J. Friedman
  • ch. 13.
  • Profiles of two reconstructive surgeons
  • Gregory O. Dick and Maurice Nahabedian
  • ch. 14.
  • Treatment options for metastatic breast cancer
  • pt. 1.
  • Daniel F. Hayes --
  • The big picture
  • ch. 1.
  • Making decisions
  • Laurel A. Siminoff
  • ch. 17.
  • Considering adjuvant therapy
  • Kenneth D. Miller
  • ch. 18.
  • Reflections on the experience
  • Kenneth D. Miller
  • pt. 4.
  • Survivors tell their stories
  • ch. 19.
  • Stories from women at high risk
  • pt. 3.
  • ch. 20.
  • Stories from women with non-invasive breast cancer
  • ch. 21.
  • Stories from women with invasive breast cancer
  • ch. 22.
  • Stories from women with advanced breast cancer
  • pt. 5.
  • When cancer specialists get cancer
  • ch. 23.
  • A professional and a patient
  • Notes on the experience of having breast cancer
  • Carole Seddon
  • ch. 24.
  • Lessons learned
  • April Fritz
  • ch. 25.
  • "You're going to live"
  • Kenneth D. Miller
  • Conclusion : The agony and the opportunity of choice
  • Kenneth D. Miller
  • About the contributors
  • ch. 15.
  • Index
  • The shock of finding out
  • Kenneth D. Miller
  • ch. 16.
  • Necessary decisions : surgery, radiation therapy, and breast reconstruction
  • Kenneth D. Miller
Control code
132583715
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 405 p.
Isbn
9780801886850
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007020366
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)132583715
Label
Choices in breast cancer treatment : medical specialists and cancer survivors tell you what you need to know, edited by Kenneth D. Miller
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
  • ch. 2.
  • What is breast cancer?
  • Kenneth D. Miller
  • ch. 3.
  • A statistic of one
  • April Fritz
  • ch. 4.
  • "Why me?" : a discussion of risk
  • Mark Robson
  • pt. 2.
  • Acknowledgments
  • Understanding the treatments : the doctor's perspectives
  • ch. 5.
  • Assembling the treatment team and charting a course
  • Kenneth D. Miller
  • ch. 6.
  • Facing surgery
  • Peter J. Deckers and Theodore N. Tsangaris
  • ch. 7.
  • Profiles of two breast surgeons
  • Jerome Sandler and Robert Barnett
  • Introduction : Understanding the choices
  • ch. 8.
  • Radiation therapy for breast cancer
  • Abram Recht
  • ch. 9.
  • Profiles of two radiation oncologists
  • Luther Ampey and Susan Stinson
  • ch. 10.
  • Beyond local therapy : hormonal therapy and chemotherapy
  • Antonio C. Wolff and Nancy E. Davidson
  • ch. 11.
  • Kenneth D. Miller
  • Profiles of three medical oncologists
  • Claudine Isaacs, Sandra Swain, and Chitra Rajagopal
  • ch. 12.
  • Breast reconstruction after mastectomy : what are my options?
  • Roger J. Friedman
  • ch. 13.
  • Profiles of two reconstructive surgeons
  • Gregory O. Dick and Maurice Nahabedian
  • ch. 14.
  • Treatment options for metastatic breast cancer
  • pt. 1.
  • Daniel F. Hayes --
  • The big picture
  • ch. 1.
  • Making decisions
  • Laurel A. Siminoff
  • ch. 17.
  • Considering adjuvant therapy
  • Kenneth D. Miller
  • ch. 18.
  • Reflections on the experience
  • Kenneth D. Miller
  • pt. 4.
  • Survivors tell their stories
  • ch. 19.
  • Stories from women at high risk
  • pt. 3.
  • ch. 20.
  • Stories from women with non-invasive breast cancer
  • ch. 21.
  • Stories from women with invasive breast cancer
  • ch. 22.
  • Stories from women with advanced breast cancer
  • pt. 5.
  • When cancer specialists get cancer
  • ch. 23.
  • A professional and a patient
  • Notes on the experience of having breast cancer
  • Carole Seddon
  • ch. 24.
  • Lessons learned
  • April Fritz
  • ch. 25.
  • "You're going to live"
  • Kenneth D. Miller
  • Conclusion : The agony and the opportunity of choice
  • Kenneth D. Miller
  • About the contributors
  • ch. 15.
  • Index
  • The shock of finding out
  • Kenneth D. Miller
  • ch. 16.
  • Necessary decisions : surgery, radiation therapy, and breast reconstruction
  • Kenneth D. Miller
Control code
132583715
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 405 p.
Isbn
9780801886850
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007020366
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)132583715

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