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The Resource Dr. Susan Love's breast book, Susan M. Love ; with Karen Lindsey

Dr. Susan Love's breast book, Susan M. Love ; with Karen Lindsey

Label
Dr. Susan Love's breast book
Title
Dr. Susan Love's breast book
Statement of responsibility
Susan M. Love ; with Karen Lindsey
Title variation
  • Breast book
  • Doctor Susan Love's breast book
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Offers the most cutting-edge information for those at risk of getting breast cancer or those who already have it, including the latest in genetic research, advances in imaging, recognition of breast density as a risk factor, a section focused on personalized medicine and much more
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10118044
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Love, Susan M
Dewey number
618.1/9
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1944-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Lindsey, Karen
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Breast
  • Breast
Target audience
adult
Label
Dr. Susan Love's breast book, Susan M. Love ; with Karen Lindsey
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "A Merloyd Lawrence Book"
  • "Fully updated & revised"--Cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 669-708) and index
Contents
The healthy breast and common problems. The breast and its development ; Variations in development and plastic surgery ; Common breast problems -- What causes breast cancer and how do we prevent it? Understanding biology and risk ; Risk factors ; Tests for risk ; Prevention and risk reduction -- Diagnosis and screening. Diagnosis : mammography, ultrasound, MRI, and biopsies ; Screening -- Decisions. Introduction to breast cancer ; What kind of breast cancer do I have? ; Decisions regarding treatment ; Special situations and populations -- Treatment in the age of personalized medicine. Surgery ; Oncoplastic surgery, reconstruction, and prostheses ; Radiation therapy ; Systemic therapy ; Lifestyle changes and complementary treatments ; After treatment -- Recurrence. When cancer comes back ; Living with recurrence -- Eradicating breast cancer : politics and research -- Appendices. A, Drugs used for systemic treatment of breast cancer ; B, Resources ; C, The wellness community physician/patient statement ; D, Pathology checklist ; E, General physical activities defined by level of intensity
Control code
ocn548569618
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
5th ed.
Extent
xv, 736 p.
Isbn
9780738213590
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2010021598
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)548569618
Label
Dr. Susan Love's breast book, Susan M. Love ; with Karen Lindsey
Publication
Note
  • "A Merloyd Lawrence Book"
  • "Fully updated & revised"--Cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 669-708) and index
Contents
The healthy breast and common problems. The breast and its development ; Variations in development and plastic surgery ; Common breast problems -- What causes breast cancer and how do we prevent it? Understanding biology and risk ; Risk factors ; Tests for risk ; Prevention and risk reduction -- Diagnosis and screening. Diagnosis : mammography, ultrasound, MRI, and biopsies ; Screening -- Decisions. Introduction to breast cancer ; What kind of breast cancer do I have? ; Decisions regarding treatment ; Special situations and populations -- Treatment in the age of personalized medicine. Surgery ; Oncoplastic surgery, reconstruction, and prostheses ; Radiation therapy ; Systemic therapy ; Lifestyle changes and complementary treatments ; After treatment -- Recurrence. When cancer comes back ; Living with recurrence -- Eradicating breast cancer : politics and research -- Appendices. A, Drugs used for systemic treatment of breast cancer ; B, Resources ; C, The wellness community physician/patient statement ; D, Pathology checklist ; E, General physical activities defined by level of intensity
Control code
ocn548569618
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
5th ed.
Extent
xv, 736 p.
Isbn
9780738213590
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2010021598
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)548569618

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