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The Resource Living with cancer : a step-by-step guide for coping medically and emotionally with a serious diagnosis, Vicki A. Jackson, MD, MPH, David P. Ryan, MD with Michelle D. Seaton

Living with cancer : a step-by-step guide for coping medically and emotionally with a serious diagnosis, Vicki A. Jackson, MD, MPH, David P. Ryan, MD with Michelle D. Seaton

Label
Living with cancer : a step-by-step guide for coping medically and emotionally with a serious diagnosis
Title
Living with cancer
Title remainder
a step-by-step guide for coping medically and emotionally with a serious diagnosis
Statement of responsibility
Vicki A. Jackson, MD, MPH, David P. Ryan, MD with Michelle D. Seaton
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A resource for cancer patients and their caregivers shares relatable patient stories along with tips on how to ask the right questions to receive the proper care while continuing to living the best life possible
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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1968-
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Jackson, Vicki A.
Dewey number
616.99/4
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RC263
LC item number
.J33 2017
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1966-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ryan, David P.
  • Seaton, Michelle D.
Series statement
A Johns Hopkins Press health book
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  • Cancer
  • Cancer
  • Cancer
  • Cancer
Label
Living with cancer : a step-by-step guide for coping medically and emotionally with a serious diagnosis, Vicki A. Jackson, MD, MPH, David P. Ryan, MD with Michelle D. Seaton
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes 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
How am I going to get through this? -- Making sense of your diagnosis -- Setting the goals of treatment -- Understanding the biology of cancer -- What is a liquid tumor? -- How to prepare for treatment -- Tests and scans in treatment -- How am I supposed to cope with this? -- How do I cope with changes in my body? -- Managing symptoms and side effects -- Controlling nausea -- Managing constipation, diarrhea, and bowel obstruction -- Minimizing pain -- Should I worry about shortness of breath? -- What if I'm losing weight? -- What if I have a sudden fever? -- Bleeding and clotting issues -- Why am I so exhausted, when will I have energy again? -- Why do people keep asking if I am depressed or anxious? -- How does cancer affect my brain? -- Dealing with progressing cancer -- They tell me the cancer is progressing -- Living and hoping with advancing cancer -- What about practical concerns? -- My doctor says that chemotherapy is no longer effective -- My body feels like it's shutting down -- What is a good death?
Control code
ocn953926835
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
viii, 351 pages
Isbn
9781421422336
Isbn Type
(pbk. : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2016033369
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)953926835
Label
Living with cancer : a step-by-step guide for coping medically and emotionally with a serious diagnosis, Vicki A. Jackson, MD, MPH, David P. Ryan, MD with Michelle D. Seaton
Publication
Note
Includes 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
How am I going to get through this? -- Making sense of your diagnosis -- Setting the goals of treatment -- Understanding the biology of cancer -- What is a liquid tumor? -- How to prepare for treatment -- Tests and scans in treatment -- How am I supposed to cope with this? -- How do I cope with changes in my body? -- Managing symptoms and side effects -- Controlling nausea -- Managing constipation, diarrhea, and bowel obstruction -- Minimizing pain -- Should I worry about shortness of breath? -- What if I'm losing weight? -- What if I have a sudden fever? -- Bleeding and clotting issues -- Why am I so exhausted, when will I have energy again? -- Why do people keep asking if I am depressed or anxious? -- How does cancer affect my brain? -- Dealing with progressing cancer -- They tell me the cancer is progressing -- Living and hoping with advancing cancer -- What about practical concerns? -- My doctor says that chemotherapy is no longer effective -- My body feels like it's shutting down -- What is a good death?
Control code
ocn953926835
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
viii, 351 pages
Isbn
9781421422336
Isbn Type
(pbk. : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2016033369
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)953926835

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