Journals Higher Education



06 April 2006

608 Pages | 2 halftones, 19 line illus.

7 x 10 inches

ISBN: 9780195169850

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Comprehensive Handbook of Childhood Cancer and Sickle Cell Disease

A Biopsychosocial Approach

Edited by Ronald T. Brown

  • -This is the first comprehensive handbook devoted to psychosocial oncology since 1994.
  • -Provides a wide-ranging and thorough examination of the state-of-the-art literature and research.
  • -Goes beyond the basic medical aspects to address topics such as funding issues, peer relationships, stress and coping, spirituality, and other psychological and sociological factors associated with caring for children and their families.
  • -The biophysical approach taken in the book is both very timely and needed.

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