100 Questions & Answers About Esophageal Cancer

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Jones & Bartlett Publishers, Sep 29, 2009 - Medical - 185 pages
EMPOWER YOURSELF!

Whether you're a newly diagnosed esophageal cancer patient, a survivor, or a friend or relative of either, this book offers help. The only text to provide the doctor's and patient's views, 100 Questions & Answers About Esophageal Cancer, Second Edition gives you authoritative, practical answers to your questions about treatment options, post-treatment quality of life, sources of support, and much more. Written by two oncology nurses and a gastric surgeon, with extensive commentary from an esophageal cancer survivor, this book is an invaluable resource for anyone coping with the physical and emotional turmoil of this frightening disease.
 

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Contents

FOREWORD
PREFACE
PART ONEThe Basics
PART TWORisk and Prevention
PART THREEDiagnosis and Staging
PART FOURCoping with the Diagnosis
PART FIVETreatment Options
PART SIXLiving with Esophageal Cancer
Index
B
C
D
E
F
H
J

Advocacy and Support
Appendix
Glossary
C
D
F
H
J
N
R
S
M
N
O
P
Q
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Z
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President, Esophageal Cancer Education Foundation

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