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The Resource A cancer companion : an oncologist's advice on diagnosis, treatment, and recovery, Dr. Ranjana Srivastava

A cancer companion : an oncologist's advice on diagnosis, treatment, and recovery, Dr. Ranjana Srivastava

Label
A cancer companion : an oncologist's advice on diagnosis, treatment, and recovery
Title
A cancer companion
Title remainder
an oncologist's advice on diagnosis, treatment, and recovery
Statement of responsibility
Dr. Ranjana Srivastava
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
ICU/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Srivastava, Ranjana
Dewey number
616.99/4
Index
no index present
LC call number
RC263
LC item number
.S67 2015
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cancer
  • Cancer
  • Cancer
Label
A cancer companion : an oncologist's advice on diagnosis, treatment, and recovery, Dr. Ranjana Srivastava
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"First published by Penguin Australia, 2014"--Title-page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What is cancer? -- Where do I even begin? -- How is cancer treated? -- Finding an oncologist -- What to expect when having chemotherapy -- Deciding whether to have treatment and understanding side effects -- How do I know if my chemo is working? -- I could do with a break from chemotherapy -- When to stop treatment -- I'm off chemotherapy, what now? -- Do I need radiotherapy? -- Why can't I have an operation to remove the cancer? -- Is a clinical trial for me? -- What happens once I finish treatment? -- I'm getting worse, what is the best course? -- Managing pain -- How cancer affects appetite, diet, and weight -- Why natural therapies aren't the answer -- How much exercise should I be doing? -- I'm always tired -- Lost sexuality -- Tackling anxiety and depression -- Does my oncologist have feelings? -- Is my family at risk and what can I do? -- Handling unexpected outcomes -- How long do I have? -- What is palliative care? -- How do I tell the kids? -- Keeping hope alive -- Advance care planning -- Will my death be painful? -- The impact of being a carer
Control code
1625411
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
370 pages
Isbn
9780226306643
Lccn
2015005683
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1625411
  • (Sirsi) 1625411
  • (OCoLC)904227509
Label
A cancer companion : an oncologist's advice on diagnosis, treatment, and recovery, Dr. Ranjana Srivastava
Publication
Note
"First published by Penguin Australia, 2014"--Title-page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What is cancer? -- Where do I even begin? -- How is cancer treated? -- Finding an oncologist -- What to expect when having chemotherapy -- Deciding whether to have treatment and understanding side effects -- How do I know if my chemo is working? -- I could do with a break from chemotherapy -- When to stop treatment -- I'm off chemotherapy, what now? -- Do I need radiotherapy? -- Why can't I have an operation to remove the cancer? -- Is a clinical trial for me? -- What happens once I finish treatment? -- I'm getting worse, what is the best course? -- Managing pain -- How cancer affects appetite, diet, and weight -- Why natural therapies aren't the answer -- How much exercise should I be doing? -- I'm always tired -- Lost sexuality -- Tackling anxiety and depression -- Does my oncologist have feelings? -- Is my family at risk and what can I do? -- Handling unexpected outcomes -- How long do I have? -- What is palliative care? -- How do I tell the kids? -- Keeping hope alive -- Advance care planning -- Will my death be painful? -- The impact of being a carer
Control code
1625411
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
370 pages
Isbn
9780226306643
Lccn
2015005683
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1625411
  • (Sirsi) 1625411
  • (OCoLC)904227509

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