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The Resource Managing prostate cancer : a guide for living better, by Andrew J. Roth, MD

Managing prostate cancer : a guide for living better, by Andrew J. Roth, MD

Label
Managing prostate cancer : a guide for living better
Title
Managing prostate cancer
Title remainder
a guide for living better
Statement of responsibility
by Andrew J. Roth, MD
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"No one can forecast the outcome of prostate cancer. Diagnosis, treatment decisions, and treatment complications are fraught with uncertainty and distress. In Managing Prostate Cancer, Dr. Andrew Roth teaches patients with prostate-cancer and their loved ones strategies for how to live better with the questions and challenges that arise with this diagnosis. These tools will also help healthcare givers to provide improved support for their patients and families"-- Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Roth, Andrew J
Dewey number
616.99/463
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RC280.P7
LC item number
R68 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Prostate
  • Prostate
  • Men
  • Physician and patient
  • HEALTH & FITNESS / Diseases / Cancer
  • HEALTH & FITNESS / Men's Health
  • MEDICAL / Oncology
Label
Managing prostate cancer : a guide for living better, by Andrew J. Roth, MD
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 331-336) 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
New diagnosis and early-stage disease. Why me? Why not me? What now? : and why is a psychiatrist writing a book about prostate cancer? ; How can you make the right treatment choice when there is no perfect choice? ; Lifting the weight of waiting and preparing for treatment : deciding between definitive treatment and watchful waiting or active surveillance ; Prostate cancer anxiety, depression, and sleep problems : relax and enter the draft of the emotional judo playbook ; Do I really need a psychiatric medication to cope with prostate cancer? ; Keeping the flames of intimacy alive ; Urinary, bowel, and energy leaks : this wasn't supposed to happen to me ; Not for patients only : spouses or partners can manage prostate cancer better too -- Later-stage disease and recurrence of disease. Coping with recurrence of cancer if the "definitive" treatment doesn't work : going hormonal ; Grieving for loss of trust, physical wholeness, and sense of immortality : reinvesting in your future as a wise role model
Control code
1632318
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 354 pages
Isbn
9780199336920
Lccn
2015016699
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1632318
  • (OCoLC)907206430
Label
Managing prostate cancer : a guide for living better, by Andrew J. Roth, MD
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 331-336) 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
New diagnosis and early-stage disease. Why me? Why not me? What now? : and why is a psychiatrist writing a book about prostate cancer? ; How can you make the right treatment choice when there is no perfect choice? ; Lifting the weight of waiting and preparing for treatment : deciding between definitive treatment and watchful waiting or active surveillance ; Prostate cancer anxiety, depression, and sleep problems : relax and enter the draft of the emotional judo playbook ; Do I really need a psychiatric medication to cope with prostate cancer? ; Keeping the flames of intimacy alive ; Urinary, bowel, and energy leaks : this wasn't supposed to happen to me ; Not for patients only : spouses or partners can manage prostate cancer better too -- Later-stage disease and recurrence of disease. Coping with recurrence of cancer if the "definitive" treatment doesn't work : going hormonal ; Grieving for loss of trust, physical wholeness, and sense of immortality : reinvesting in your future as a wise role model
Control code
1632318
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 354 pages
Isbn
9780199336920
Lccn
2015016699
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1632318
  • (OCoLC)907206430

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