The Resource Dr. Susan Love's breast book, Susan M. Love, M.D. ; with Elizabeth Love and Karen Lindsey ; illustrations by Marcia Williams

Dr. Susan Love's breast book, Susan M. Love, M.D. ; with Elizabeth Love and Karen Lindsey ; illustrations by Marcia Williams

Label
Dr. Susan Love's breast book
Title
Dr. Susan Love's breast book
Statement of responsibility
Susan M. Love, M.D. ; with Elizabeth Love and Karen Lindsey ; illustrations by Marcia Williams
Title variation
  • Breast book
  • Doctor Susan Love's breast book
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"This fully revised sixth edition explains the biology behind the clinical options. Whether a reader is at risk and interested in prevention, diagnosed and trying to prevent recurrence, or living with metastatic cancer and seeking ways to survive longer and better, Dr. Love provides the most expert and reassuring support. This revision discusses the new genetic tests, controversies regarding screening, and what you need to know about dense breasts. Dr. Love also reviews the most recent technologies, such as liquid biopsies (identifying tumor cells in blood), plus current findings on the timing of chemotherapy, male breast cancer, and exciting new immunological therapies, all in her unique explanatory style. In addition, she considers the collateral damage of treatment and explores the newer approaches to metastatic disease"--Back cover
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
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Love, Susan M
Dewey number
618.19
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1944-
  • 1945-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Love, Elizabeth
  • Lindsey, Karen
  • Williams, Marcia
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Breast
  • Breast
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Neoplasms
  • Breast
  • Breast
  • Breast
Target audience
adult
Label
Dr. Susan Love's breast book, Susan M. Love, M.D. ; with Elizabeth Love and Karen Lindsey ; illustrations by Marcia Williams
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"A Merloyd Lawrence book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 579-639) and 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
The Healthy Breast and Common Problems -- What Causes Breast Cancer and How Do We Prevent It? -- Finding Breast Cancer -- Decisions -- Treatments in the Age of Personalized Medicine -- After Treatment -- Recurrence of Breast Cancer
Control code
1411668
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
Sixth edition.
Extent
xiii, 690 pages
Isbn
9780738218212
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780738218212
  • (OCoLC)900243227
Label
Dr. Susan Love's breast book, Susan M. Love, M.D. ; with Elizabeth Love and Karen Lindsey ; illustrations by Marcia Williams
Publication
Copyright
Note
"A Merloyd Lawrence book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 579-639) and 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
The Healthy Breast and Common Problems -- What Causes Breast Cancer and How Do We Prevent It? -- Finding Breast Cancer -- Decisions -- Treatments in the Age of Personalized Medicine -- After Treatment -- Recurrence of Breast Cancer
Control code
1411668
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
Sixth edition.
Extent
xiii, 690 pages
Isbn
9780738218212
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780738218212
  • (OCoLC)900243227

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