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Integrative strategies for cancer patients : a practical resource for managing the side effects of cancer therapy

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog20139

http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=426437

Ladas, Elena, Kelly, Kara M. Hackensack, NJ: World Scientific Publishing , 2012. (Book, Ebook) — 3 copies, 3 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Victoria Library
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
QZ266 L153 2012
URL Notes
Patients and the public of BC and the Yukon can access this title by calling 1.888.675.8001 x 8001 (toll-free) to obtain a username and password from the Library.
Table of contents: ; The Role of Complementary Medicine and Cancer Treatment -- Communicating with Your Medical Team -- How To Use This Book -- Descriptions of Complementary Medicine Therapies -- Aromatherapy -- Chinese Medicine and Acupressure -- Herbal Teas -- Homeopathy -- Massage -- Nutrition…
Title
Integrative strategies for cancer patients : a practical resource for managing the side effects of cancer therapy
Author
Ladas, Elena
Kelly, Kara M
Place
Hackensack, NJ
Publisher
World Scientific Publishing
Year Published
2012
Physical Description
xii, 304 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Series
EBSCOhost eBook
Subjects
Neoplasms - therapy
Neoplasms - complications
Antineoplastic Agents - adverse effects
Radiotherapy - adverse effects
Complementary Therapies - methods
Integrative Medicine - methods
Handbooks
Abstract
Table of contents:
The Role of Complementary Medicine and Cancer Treatment -- Communicating with Your Medical Team -- How To Use This Book -- Descriptions of Complementary Medicine Therapies -- Aromatherapy -- Chinese Medicine and Acupressure -- Herbal Teas -- Homeopathy -- Massage -- Nutrition -- Reflexology -- Supplements (Nutrition, Herbal) -- Visual Imagery -- Yoga -- Cancer Associated Side Effects -- Anxiety & Stress -- Chemo Brain -- Constipation -- Depression -- Diarrhea -- Dry Mouth -- Fatigue -- Headache -- Hot Flashes -- Immune Suppression -- Insomnia -- Loss of Appetite -- Loss of Libido -- Lymphedema -- Mouth Sores -- Nausea & Vomiting -- Pain -- Peripheral Neuropathy -- Radiation Burns -- Shortness of Breath -- Urinary Retention and Incontinence -- Appendices -- Appendix A Acupressure Point Instruction and Illustrations -- Appendix B Anatomical Muscle Reference Model -- Appendix C Reflexology Foot and Hand Reference Charts -- Appendix D Yoga Instruction and Illustrations -- Appendix E Glycemic Index -- Appendix F High Fiber Food Sources -- Appendix G Managing Food Portions -- Appendix H References -- Appendix I Resources -- Appendix J Metric Conversion Table.
Notes
Previously catalogued with title, Integrative strategies for cancer patients : a practical guide for managing the side effects of cancer therapy
ISBN
9789814313230
9789814313247
9789814383967
9814313238
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Ebook
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Victoria Library
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
URL
http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=426437
URL Notes
Patients and the public of BC and the Yukon can access this title by calling 1.888.675.8001 x 8001 (toll-free) to obtain a username and password from the Library.
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
QZ266 L153 2012
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Library Available
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Cancer neurology in clinical practice : neurologic complications of cancer and its treatment

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog18466

https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/bccancer-ebooks/detail.action?docID=367286

Totowa, NJ: Humana Press , 2008. 2nd ed. (Ebook)
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL Notes
This title is licensed for one user at a time on BCCA-network computers. If you are denied access while on a network computer, try again later.
Overview ; Diagnostic studies ; Neurologic symptoms ; Direct complications of cancer ; Indirect complications of cancer ; Complications of cancer therapy ; Neurologic complications of specific malignancies
Title
Cancer neurology in clinical practice : neurologic complications of cancer and its treatment
Editor
Schiff, David
Kesari, Santosh
Wen, Patrick Y
Edition
2nd ed.
Place
Totowa, NJ
Publisher
Humana Press
Year Published
2008
Series
Proquest Ebook Central
Current clinical oncology
Subjects
Neoplasms - complications
Neoplasms - therapy
Radiotherapy - adverse effects
Neurologic Manifestations
Therapeutics - adverse effects
Abstract
Overview
Diagnostic studies
Neurologic symptoms
Direct complications of cancer
Indirect complications of cancer
Complications of cancer therapy
Neurologic complications of specific malignancies
ISBN
9781588299833 (alk. paper)
158829983X (alk. paper)
9781597454124 (e-ISBN)
1597454125 (e-ISBN)
Language
English
Material Type
Ebook
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL
https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/bccancer-ebooks/detail.action?docID=367286
URL Notes
This title is licensed for one user at a time on BCCA-network computers. If you are denied access while on a network computer, try again later.
Audience
Professional
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Cancer neurology in clinical practice : neurological complications of cancer and its treatment

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog120845

https://www.r2library.com/Resource/Title/3319578995

Cham, Switzerland: Springer , 2018. 3rd ed. (Ebook)
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL Notes
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Table of Contents: ; I OVERVIEW -- II DIAGNOSTIC STUDIES -- III NERVOUS SYSTEM INVOLVEMENT OF SYSTEMIC CANCERS -- IV NEUROLOGICAL COMPLICATIONS OF CANCER -- V NEUROLOGICAL COMPLICATIONS OF CANCER THERAPY -- NEUROLOGICAL COMPLICATIONS OF SPECIFIC MALIGNANCIES -- VII NEUROLOGICAL COMPLICATIONS IN LON…
Title
Cancer neurology in clinical practice : neurological complications of cancer and its treatment
Editor
Schiff, David
Arrillaga, Isabel
Wen, Patrick Y
Edition
3rd ed.
Place
Cham, Switzerland
Publisher
Springer
Year Published
2018
Series
R2 Library
Subjects
Neoplasms - complications
Neoplasms - therapy
Radiotherapy - adverse effects
Neurologic Manifestations
Therapeutics - adverse effects
Nervous System Diseases - etiology
Abstract
Table of Contents:
I OVERVIEW -- II DIAGNOSTIC STUDIES -- III NERVOUS SYSTEM INVOLVEMENT OF SYSTEMIC CANCERS -- IV NEUROLOGICAL COMPLICATIONS OF CANCER -- V NEUROLOGICAL COMPLICATIONS OF CANCER THERAPY -- NEUROLOGICAL COMPLICATIONS OF SPECIFIC MALIGNANCIES -- VII NEUROLOGICAL COMPLICATIONS IN LONG TERM CANCER SURVIVORS.
ISBN
3319578995
9783319578996
9783319579016
Language
English
Material Type
Ebook
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL
https://www.r2library.com/Resource/Title/3319578995
URL Notes
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Audience
Professional
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https://www.r2library.com/Resource/Title/0323442277

Philadelphia, PA: Elsevier Health Sciences , 2017. (Ebook)
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL Notes
This title is licensed for one user at a time on BC Cancer-network computers. If you are denied access while on a network computer, try again later.
Table of Contents: ; Section 1 ONCOLOGY AND HEMATOLOGY PRINCIPLES FOR THE CARDIOLOGIST -- 1: PRINCIPLES OF CANCER TREATMENT -- 2: INTRODUCTION TO SYSTEMIC ANTINEOPLASTIC TREATMENTS FOR CARDIOLOGISTS --3: BASICS OF RADIATION THERAPY -- 4: CARDIAC TUMORS -- 5: CARDIAC TUMORS -- 6: CARDIAC TUMORS -- 7…
Title
Clinical cardio-oncology
Editor
Herrmann, Joerg
Place
Philadelphia, PA
Publisher
Elsevier Health Sciences
Year Published
2017
Series
R2 Library
Subjects
Heart Neoplasms
Heart Diseases - etiology
Neoplasms - drug therapy
Neoplasms - complications
Abstract
Table of Contents:
Section 1 ONCOLOGY AND HEMATOLOGY PRINCIPLES FOR THE CARDIOLOGIST -- 1: PRINCIPLES OF CANCER TREATMENT -- 2: INTRODUCTION TO SYSTEMIC ANTINEOPLASTIC TREATMENTS FOR CARDIOLOGISTS --3: BASICS OF RADIATION THERAPY -- 4: CARDIAC TUMORS -- 5: CARDIAC TUMORS -- 6: CARDIAC TUMORS -- 7: SUBTYPES OF CANCER INVOLVING THE HEART -- Section 2 CARDIAC COMPLICATIONS FROM CANCER THERAPY -- 8: CHEMOTHERAPY-INDUCED CARDIOMYOPATHY -- 9: VASCULAR TOXICITIES OF CANCER THERAPIES -- 10: CARDIOVASCULAR COMPLICATIONS FROM CANCER THERAPY -- 11: THROMBOEMBOLIC DISEASE IN CANCER -- 12: PERICARDIAL DISEASE AND EFFUSION -- 13: ARRHYTHMIAS AND QTC PROLONGATIONS -- 14: RADIATION-INDUCED HEART DISEASE -- 15: MISCELLANEOUS SYNDROMES (TAKOTSUBO?S, ORTHOSTASIS, AND DIFFERENTIATION SYNDROME) -- Section 3 COORDINATION OF CARE AT DIFFERENT STAGES OF CANCER TREATMENT -- 16: DIAGNOSTIC TESTS IN CARDIO-ONCOLOGY -- 17: PRETHERAPY CARDIOLOGY EVALUATION -- 18: INTRATHERAPY CARDIOLOGY EVALUATION -- 19: CARDIOVASCULAR EFFECTS OF ANTHRACYCLINE CHEMOTHERAPY AND RADIATION THERAPY IN CHILDREN WITH CANCER -- 20: SUPPORTIVE AND PALLIATIVE CARE AND ISSUES IN CARDIO-ONCOLOGY -- Section 4 CARDIO-ONCOLOGY IN PRACTICE --21: CARDIO-ONCOLOGY IN PRACTICE: GOALS AND PRINCIPLES -- 22: STRUCTURE AND IMPLEMENTATION OF CARDIO-ONCOLOGY CARE -- 23: CARDIO-ONCOLOGY FELLOWSHIP PROGRAMS -- APPENDIX: DRUG GUIDE.
ISBN
0323442277
9780323442275
9780323462396
Language
English
Material Type
Ebook
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL
https://www.r2library.com/Resource/Title/0323442277
URL Notes
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Audience
Professional
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Cancer rehabilitation : principles and practice

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog18070

http://www.R2Library.com/marc_frame.aspx?ResourceID=2411

New York, NY: Demos Medical , 2009. (Book, Ebook) — 3 copies, 3 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Victoria Library
Abbotsford Library
Internet
Call Number
QZ266 C218s 2009
URL Notes
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http://www.demosmedpub.com/prod.aspx?prod_id=9781933864334
Title
Cancer rehabilitation : principles and practice
Editor
Stubblefield, Michael D
O’Dell, Michael W
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Demos Medical
Year Published
2009
Physical Description
xxx, 1093 p. : ill. ; 29 cm.
Series
R2 Library
Subjects
Neoplasms - therapy
Neoplasms - complications
Neoplasms - diagnosis
Neoplasms - rehabilitation
Neoplasms - psychology
Pain - therapy
Abstract
http://www.demosmedpub.com/prod.aspx?prod_id=9781933864334
ISBN
9781933864334
1933864338
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Ebook
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Victoria Library
Abbotsford Library
Internet
URL
http://www.R2Library.com/marc_frame.aspx?ResourceID=2411
URL Notes
This title is licensed for one user at a time on BCCA-network computers. If you are denied access while on a network computer, try again later.
Audience
Professional
Call Number
QZ266 C218s 2009
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Library Available
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Oxford American handbook of hospice and palliative medicine

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http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=e680sww&AN=419066

New York, NY: Oxford University Press, Inc. , 2011. (Ebook)
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL Notes
This ebook allows unlimited user access from BC Cancer-network computers.
Table of Contents: ; 1 Definitions and key elements in palliative care -- 2 Symptom assessment -- 3 Clinical decision making -- 4 Pain assessment and management -- 5 Fatigue -- 6 Cachexia -- 7 Dehydration -- 8 Anxiety and depression -- 9 Sleep disturbance -- 10 Chronic nausea and vomiting -- 11 Con…
Title
Oxford American handbook of hospice and palliative medicine
Editor
Yennurajalingam, Sriram
Bruera, Eduardo
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Oxford University Press, Inc.
Year Published
2011
Series
EBSCOhost eBook
Subjects
Palliative Care
Hospices
Terminal Care
Neoplasms - complications
Handbooks
Abstract
Table of Contents:
1 Definitions and key elements in palliative care -- 2 Symptom assessment -- 3 Clinical decision making -- 4 Pain assessment and management -- 5 Fatigue -- 6 Cachexia -- 7 Dehydration -- 8 Anxiety and depression -- 9 Sleep disturbance -- 10 Chronic nausea and vomiting -- 11 Constipation and bowel obstruction -- 12 Delirium -- 13 Clinical issues related to palliative sedation -- 14 Dyspnea -- 15 Emergencies in palliative care -- 16 Other symptoms: xerostomia, hiccups, pruritis, pressure ulcers and wound care, lymphedema, and myoclonus -- 17 Management of cancer treatment?related adverse effects -- 18 Radiotherapy and palliative care -- 19 Hospice approach to palliative care, including Medicare hospice benefit -- 20 Psychosocial and cultural considerations in palliative care -- 21 Spiritual issues in palliative care -- 22 The palliative care team -- 23 Family conference: role in palliative care -- 24 Ethical aspects of palliative medicine -- 25 Prognostication in palliative care -- 26 Frequent pharmacological interactions in palliative care -- 27 Pediatric palliative care -- 28 Palliation in the care of older adults -- 29 Palliative care in end-stage heart failure -- 30 Palliative care in end-stage liver disease -- 31 Renal palliative care -- 32 Palliative care in patients with AIDS -- 33 Palliative care in end-stage neurological disease -- 34 Palliative care in end-stage chronic obstructive pulmonary disease -- 35 Palliative care in the intensive care unit (ICU) -- 36 Research in terminally ill patients -- 37 Prevention and management: burnout in health-care providers
ISBN
9780195380156
9780199701681
Language
English
Material Type
Ebook
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL
http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=e680sww&AN=419066
URL Notes
This ebook allows unlimited user access from BC Cancer-network computers.
Audience
Professional
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Childhood cancer survivors : a practical guide to your future

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog20745

https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/bccancer-ebooks/reader.action?docID=1643171

Keene, Nancy, Hobbie, Wendy, Ruccione, Kathy. Bellingham, WA: Childhood Cancer Guides , 2012. 3rd ed. (Book, Ebook) — 5 copies, 5 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
CSI PFCS
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Internet
Call Number
QZ200 K26c 2012
URL Notes
Patients and the public of BC and the Yukon can access this title by calling 1.888.675.8001 x 7000 (toll-free) to obtain a username and password from the Library.
Title
Childhood cancer survivors : a practical guide to your future
Author
Keene, Nancy
Hobbie, Wendy
Ruccione, Kathy
Edition
3rd ed.
Place
Bellingham, WA
Publisher
Childhood Cancer Guides
Year Published
2012
Physical Description
xxiv, 452 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Series
Proquest Ebook Central
ebrary books for public
Subjects
Neoplasms - psychology
Neoplasms - complications
Neoplasms - rehabilitation
Continuity of Care
Follow-up Studies
Survivors
Family Relations
Adolescent
Adult
Adaptation, Psychological
Infant
Child
Secondary Prevention
Interpersonal Relations
Self Care
Popular Works
Autobiography
ISBN
9781457118678
9781941089132
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Ebook
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
CSI PFCS
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Internet
URL
https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/bccancer-ebooks/reader.action?docID=1643171
URL Notes
Patients and the public of BC and the Yukon can access this title by calling 1.888.675.8001 x 7000 (toll-free) to obtain a username and password from the Library.
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
QZ200 K26c 2012
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency FVC Cancer info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
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Cancer caregiving A-Z : an at-home guide for patients and families

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog16567

http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=342728

American Cancer Society. Atlanta, GA: American Cancer Society , 2008. (Book, Ebook) — 6 copies, 6 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Internet
Call Number
QZ201 C215a 2008
URL Notes
Patients and the public of BC and the Yukon can access this title by calling 1.888.675.8001 (toll-free)to obtain a username and password from the Library.
Title
Cancer caregiving A-Z : an at-home guide for patients and families
Corporate Author
American Cancer Society
Place
Atlanta, GA
Publisher
American Cancer Society
Year Published
2008
Physical Description
x, 157 p. ; 23 cm.
Series
EBSCOhost eBook
Subjects
Neoplasms - psychology
Caregivers
Home Nursing
Neoplasms - complications
Patients
Palliative Care
Popular Works
ISBN
9780944235928
0944235921
9781604430516
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Ebook
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Internet
URL
http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=342728
URL Notes
Patients and the public of BC and the Yukon can access this title by calling 1.888.675.8001 (toll-free)to obtain a username and password from the Library.
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Call Number
QZ201 C215a 2008
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency CSI Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency FVC Cancer Info Ctr Missing
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Missing
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After you ring the bell ... 10 challenges for the cancer survivor

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog20450

https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/bccancer-ebooks/reader.action?docID=3440237

Katz, Anne. Pittsburgh, PA: Oncology Nursing Society , 2012. (Book, Ebook) — 7 copies, 7 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Prince George Cancer Info Ctr
Internet
Call Number
QZ200 K19a 2012
URL Notes
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Title
After you ring the bell ... 10 challenges for the cancer survivor
Author
Katz, Anne
Place
Pittsburgh, PA
Publisher
Oncology Nursing Society
Year Published
2012
Physical Description
vii, 217 p. : Ill. ; 22 cm.
Series
Proquest Ebook Central
ebrary books for public
Subjects
Neoplasms - psychology
Neoplasms - rehabilitation
Survivors - psychology
Neoplasms - complications
Adaptation, Psychological
Popular Works
ISBN
9781935864158
9781935864233
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Ebook
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Prince George Cancer Info Ctr
Internet
URL
https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/bccancer-ebooks/reader.action?docID=3440237
URL Notes
Patients and the public of BC and the Yukon can access this title by calling 1.888.675.8001 x 7000 (toll-free) to obtain a username and password from the Library.
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Call Number
QZ200 K19a 2012
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency CN Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency CSI Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency FVC Cancer info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
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