Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 January 2019

160 Pages

7.7 x 5.1 inches

ISBN: 9780198813040

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Breast Cancer: The Facts

Second Edition

Christobel M. Saunders, Sunil Jassal, and Elgene Lim

  • Written with a focus on the whole patient, their family, and their social networks to provide a holistic guide to better health at and after diagnosis with breast cancer
  • Features simplified yet descriptive anatomical drawings and high-quality patient photographs to complement explanations in the text
  • Includes patient case studies to help the reader process in-depth information with real-life examples
  • Highlights resources such as websites, videos, and care plans at the end of each chapter, to offer more information when required

New to this Edition:

  • New chapters on treating special types of breast cancer, future directions in breast cancer treatment; surviving and thriving through diagnosis, treatment, and beyond; follow-up and monitoring; and specific information for the partners, families, friends, and colleagues of the patient
  • All treatment options have been reviewed and updated

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