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Published: 07 January 2010

496 Pages | 69 black and white line drawings


ISBN: 9780199550173

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Cancer Control

Edited by J. Mark Elwood and Simon B. Sutcliffe

  • Addresses an important population health concern with substantial medical and socio-economic impact
  • Comprehensive across aspects of population health, medical practice, clinical care and well-being
  • Incorporates issues related to quality of life, patient and public engagement, palliation and ethics
  • Acknowledges contextual realities and differences between resource settings in relation to cancer control programme
  • Written for a general audience, so no previous knowledge of the topic is assumed

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