100 Questions & Answers about Mesothelioma
Jones & Bartlett Publishers, Sep 24, 2012 - Health & Fitness - 193 pages
Newly revised and updated 100 Questions & Answers About Mesothelioma, Third Edition is the only book to provide the doctor's and patient's views. This patient education resource gives readers authoritative, practical answers to your questions about treatment options, post-treatment quality of life, sources of support, legal options, and much more. This outstanding team of authors -- led by a world-class lung disease expert -- provides an invaluable resource for anyone coping with the physical and emotional turmoil of this frightening disease.
Whether you're a newly diagnosed Mesothelioma patient, a survivor, or a friend or relative of either, 100 Questions & Answers About Mesothelioma offers help.
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