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The Resource American Cancer Society's complete guide to colorectal cancer, edited by Bernard Levin...[and others]; foreword by Katie Couric

American Cancer Society's complete guide to colorectal cancer, edited by Bernard Levin...[and others]; foreword by Katie Couric

Label
American Cancer Society's complete guide to colorectal cancer
Title
American Cancer Society's complete guide to colorectal cancer
Statement of responsibility
edited by Bernard Levin...[and others]; foreword by Katie Couric
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
616.99/4347
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RC280.C6
LC item number
L46 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1924-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ades, Terri B
  • Brook, Durado
  • Levin, Bernard
  • American Cancer Society
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Colon (Anatomy)
  • Rectum
Label
American Cancer Society's complete guide to colorectal cancer, edited by Bernard Levin...[and others]; foreword by Katie Couric
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0518/2005024711.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword by Katie Couric -- Preface by Bernard Levin -- Introduction -- What is colorectal cancer? -- Overview of colorectal cancer -- 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 -- Complementary and alternative medicine -- 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
994861
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xxv, 418 pages
Isbn
9780944235553
Lccn
2005024711
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 994861
  • (OCoLC)61362153
Label
American Cancer Society's complete guide to colorectal cancer, edited by Bernard Levin...[and others]; foreword by Katie Couric
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0518/2005024711.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword by Katie Couric -- Preface by Bernard Levin -- Introduction -- What is colorectal cancer? -- Overview of colorectal cancer -- 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 -- Complementary and alternative medicine -- 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
994861
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xxv, 418 pages
Isbn
9780944235553
Lccn
2005024711
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 994861
  • (OCoLC)61362153

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