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The intelligent patient guide to breast cancer

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog113075
Olivotto, Ivo, Gelmon, Karen, McCready, David, Kuusk, Urve. Vancouver, BC: Intelligent Patient Guide Ltd. , 2011. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FE 300 OLI 2011
This book for cancer patients and their families, by five practicing physicians and professors of medicine from Toronto and Vancouver, equips patients with the knowledge needed to take an active part in their treatment. Topics covered in the book include what cancer is, all about mammograms, breast…
Title
The intelligent patient guide to breast cancer
Author
Olivotto, Ivo
Gelmon, Karen
McCready, David
Kuusk, Urve
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
Intelligent Patient Guide Ltd.
Year Published
2011
Physical Description
Softcover: 315 p.
Topics
Breast Cancer-Therapy
Breast Cancer
Breast Cancer-Coping
Abstract
This book for cancer patients and their families, by five practicing physicians and professors of medicine from Toronto and Vancouver, equips patients with the knowledge needed to take an active part in their treatment. Topics covered in the book include what cancer is, all about mammograms, breast self-examination technique, risk, what to do if a lump is found, benefits and side effects of all treatments, chemotherapy and radiation, what type of surgery is best, coping with cancer, reconstructive surgery and physiotherapy, living with the diagnosis, diet and vitamins, what herceptin is and how it should be used, the new concept of partial breast radiotherapy, what a sentinel node biopsy is, preventing recurrence of cancer, and practical tips.
ISBN
9780981159911
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FE 300 OLI 2011
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Intelligent patient guide to breast cancer

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog120452
Olivotto, Ivo, Gelmon, Karen, McCready, David, Kuusk, Urve. Vancouver, BC: Intelligent Patient Guide Ltd. , 2017. 6th ed., rev. and updated. (Book) — 38 copies, 30 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Prince George Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
WP870 I61 2017
Title
Intelligent patient guide to breast cancer
Alternate Title
Intelligent patient guide to breast cancer : all you need to know to take an active part in your treatment
Author
Olivotto, Ivo
Gelmon, Karen
McCready, David
Kuusk, Urve
Edition
6th ed., rev. and updated
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
Intelligent Patient Guide Ltd.
Year Published
2017
Physical Description
xv, 316 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Series
Intelligent patient guide
Subjects
Breast Neoplasms
Popular Works
ISBN
9780981159935
0981159931
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Prince George Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Call Number
WP870 I61 2017
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
c.2 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
c.3 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
c.4 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
c.5 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Missing
c.6 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
c.8 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
c.10 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.2 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency CN Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.2 BC Cancer Agency CN Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency CSI Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.2 BC Cancer Agency CSI Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.3 BC Cancer Agency CSI Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.5 BC Cancer Agency CSI Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.2 BC Cancer Agency FVC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.3 BC Cancer Agency FVC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.4 BC Cancer Agency FVC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.5 BC Cancer Agency FVC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.2 BC Cancer Agency VC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.3 BC Cancer Agency VC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.4 BC Cancer Agency VC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.5 BC Cancer Agency VC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.2 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
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c.5 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.6 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.7 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.7 BC Cancer Agency VC Library On Loan, due September 27, 2019
c.9 BC Cancer Agency VC Library On Loan, due September 11, 2019
c.4 BC Cancer Agency CSI Cancer Info Ctr On Loan, due October 28, 2019
c.1 BC Cancer Agency FVC Cancer Info Ctr On Loan, due November 06, 2019
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Cancer Info Ctr On Loan, due November 01, 2019
c.4 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr On Loan, due November 15, 2019
c.8 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr On Loan, due November 08, 2019
c.11 BC Cancer Agency VC Library On Loan, due November 06, 2019
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Intelligent patient guide to breast cancer

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog20483
Olivotto, Ivo, Gelmon, Karen, McCready, David, Kuusk, Urve, Rowlands, Jane. Vancouver, BC: Intelligent Patient Guide Ltd. , 2011. 5th ed. (Book) — 5 copies, 5 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Prince George Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
WP870 I61 2011
Title
Intelligent patient guide to breast cancer
Alternate Title
Intelligent patient guide to breast cancer : all you need to know to take an active part in your treatment
Author
Olivotto, Ivo
Gelmon, Karen
McCready, David
Kuusk, Urve
Rowlands, Jane
Edition
5th ed.
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
Intelligent Patient Guide Ltd.
Year Published
2011
Physical Description
xv, 336 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Series
Intelligent patient guide
Subjects
Breast Neoplasms
Popular Works
ISBN
9780981159911
0981159911
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Prince George Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Call Number
WP870 I61 2011
c.1 BC Cancer Agency CN Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.2 BC Cancer Agency CN Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.2 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
c.3 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
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