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The Resource Quick facts lung cancer : what you need to know--now, from the Experts at the American Cancer Society

Quick facts lung cancer : what you need to know--now, from the Experts at the American Cancer Society

Label
Quick facts lung cancer : what you need to know--now
Title
Quick facts lung cancer
Title remainder
what you need to know--now
Statement of responsibility
from the Experts at the American Cancer Society
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Covering everything from risk factors to living well after treatment, a pocket-sized reference helps patients to make informed decisions and incorporates into the latest edition the most current patient treatment guidelines, recommended questions to ask a health-care team and an advanced glossary of cancer-related terms
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
616.99/424
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RC280.L8
LC item number
Q53 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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American Cancer Society
Series statement
Quick facts / from the experts at the American Cancer Society
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Lungs
Label
Quick facts lung cancer : what you need to know--now, from the Experts at the American Cancer Society
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [161]-168) and index
Contents
Your lung cancer. What is cancer? ; What is lung cancer? ; Types of lung cancer ; What are the key statistics about lung cancer? -- Risk factors and causes. What are the risk factors for lung cancer? ; Do we know what causes lung cancer? -- Prevention and detection. Can lung cancer be prevented? ; Can lung cancer be found early? -- Diagnosis and staging. How is lung cancer diagnosed? ; How is lung cancer staged? ; Lung cancer survival rates by stage -- Treatment. How is lung cancer treated? ; How is non-small cell lung cancer treated? ; How is small cell lung cancer treated? ; Cancer that progresses or recurs after treatment ; Additional treatment options to consider -- Questions to ask. What should you ask your doctor about lung cancer? -- After treatment. What happens after treatment for lung cancer? ; Lifestyle changes to consider during and after treatment ; What happens if treatment is no longer working? -- Latest research. What's new in lung cancer research and treatment? -- Resources
Control code
ocn732627109
Dimensions
18 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
206 p.
Isbn
9781604430615
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011021710
Other physical details
ill.
Publisher number
ACS #966302
Label
Quick facts lung cancer : what you need to know--now, from the Experts at the American Cancer Society
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [161]-168) and index
Contents
Your lung cancer. What is cancer? ; What is lung cancer? ; Types of lung cancer ; What are the key statistics about lung cancer? -- Risk factors and causes. What are the risk factors for lung cancer? ; Do we know what causes lung cancer? -- Prevention and detection. Can lung cancer be prevented? ; Can lung cancer be found early? -- Diagnosis and staging. How is lung cancer diagnosed? ; How is lung cancer staged? ; Lung cancer survival rates by stage -- Treatment. How is lung cancer treated? ; How is non-small cell lung cancer treated? ; How is small cell lung cancer treated? ; Cancer that progresses or recurs after treatment ; Additional treatment options to consider -- Questions to ask. What should you ask your doctor about lung cancer? -- After treatment. What happens after treatment for lung cancer? ; Lifestyle changes to consider during and after treatment ; What happens if treatment is no longer working? -- Latest research. What's new in lung cancer research and treatment? -- Resources
Control code
ocn732627109
Dimensions
18 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
206 p.
Isbn
9781604430615
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011021710
Other physical details
ill.
Publisher number
ACS #966302

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