Colon & Rectal Cancer
From Diagnosis to TreatmenteBook - 2011
This handy, reassuring guide helps recently diagnosed patients answer pressing questions, such as How far advanced is the disease? What tests are involved? and What treatments will be recommended? and understand the often confusing and intimidating medical jargon. In addition, this fully updated second edition is a quick, reliable reference to the most current procedures and treatment options. Among these are the increasingly popular trend of using chemotherapy and radiation prior to surgery, targeted therapies involving newer drugs that limit their focus to the cancer cells.
Publisher: Omaha, Neb. : Addicus Books, , ©2011
Edition: Second edition
Branch Call Number: 616.9943 Ru
Description: 1 online resource (135 pages)
Alternative Title: Colon and rectal cancer