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Medical Care of Cancer Patients

Publication Year: 2009
Edition: 1st
Authors/Editor: Yeung, Sai-Ching Jim; Escalante, Carmen P.; Gagel, Robert F.
Publisher: People's Medical Publishing House--USA LTD
ISBN: 978-1-607-95008-0
Doody's Star Rating®:  Score: 100
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This comprehensive text is the first to define and address the broad spectrum of acute and chronic internal medicine disorders that occur in cancer patients and cancer survivors as side-effects of the disease itself, or from treatment regimens.

Recent therapeutic advances in cancer treatment indicate that rather than a killer, cancer is becoming a chronic disease. The authors cover non-oncologic aspects of internal medicine such as anorexia, obesity, bone loss, diabetes, depression, pain, fatigue, congestive heart failure, skin disorders, and pneumonia. This book is conceived as a companion to standard internal medicine and oncology texts a comprehensive reference resource for internists caring for cancer patients and oncologists in practice. The text is extensively indexed for easy access and retrieval of information.

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    OvidMD Ovid
  • Publisher: People's Medical Publishing House--USA LTD
  • Product Type: Book
  • Author/Editor: Yeung, Sai-Ching Jim; Escalante, Carmen P.; Gagel, Robert F.
  • ISBN: 978-1-607-95008-0
  • Specialty:
    Oncology
  • Language: English
  • Edition: 1st
  • Pages: 772
  • Illustrations: 0
  • Year: 2009
  • Doody's Star Rating®:  Score: 100

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