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Pink ribbons : breast cancer and the politics of philanthropy

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog15820
King, Samantha. Minneapolis, MN: University of Minnesota Press , 2006. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
WP870 K54p 2006
Title
Pink ribbons : breast cancer and the politics of philanthropy
Author
King, Samantha
Place
Minneapolis, MN
Publisher
University of Minnesota Press
Year Published
2006
Physical Description
xxxii, 157 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Subjects
Breast Neoplasms - economics
Gift Giving
Fund Raising
Financial Support
Marketing
Politics
United States
ISBN
9780816648986
0816648980
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WP870 K54p 2006
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
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No family history : the environmental links to breast cancer

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog18111
McCormick, Sabrina. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc. , 2009. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
WP870 M477 2009
Title
No family history : the environmental links to breast cancer
Author
McCormick, Sabrina
Place
Lanham, MD
Publisher
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
Year Published
2009
Physical Description
185 p. ; 24 cm.
Series
New social formations
Subjects
Breast Neoplasms - etiology
Environmental Exposure - adverse effects
Breast Neoplasms - prevention & control
Public Policy
United States
Popular Works
ISBN
9780742564084
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WP870 M477 2009
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
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Ionizing radiation exposure of the population of the United States

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog18291
National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements, National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements. Scientific Committee 6-2 on Radiation Exposure of the U.S. Population. Bethesda, MD: National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements , 2009. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VC Medical Physics
VIC Medical Physics
Kelowna Library
Call Number
WN650 N39 2009 v.160
Update of: NCRP report no. 93 "Ionizing radiation exposure of the population of the United States, c1987".
Title
Ionizing radiation exposure of the population of the United States
Corporate Author
National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements
National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements. Scientific Committee 6-2 on Radiation Exposure of the U.S. Population
Place
Bethesda, MD
Publisher
National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements
Year Published
2009
Physical Description
xv. 387 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Series
NCRP report 160
Subjects
Radiation, Ionizing
Environmental Exposure
Radiation Dosage
United States
Statistics
Abstract
Update of: NCRP report no. 93 "Ionizing radiation exposure of the population of the United States, c1987".
ISBN
9780929600987
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VC Medical Physics
VIC Medical Physics
Kelowna Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WN650 N39 2009 v.160
c.1 BC Cancer Agency CSI Library Available
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Scalpel and the soul : encounters with surgery, the supernatural, and the healing power of hope

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog18218
Hamilton, Allan J, Weil, Andrew. New York, NY: Jeremy P. Tarcher/Putnam | Penguin Group , 2008. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
WZ100 H217 2008
Title
Scalpel and the soul : encounters with surgery, the supernatural, and the healing power of hope
Author
Hamilton, Allan J
Weil, Andrew
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Jeremy P. Tarcher/Putnam
Penguin Group
Year Published
2008
Physical Description
xii, 254 p. ; 24 cm.
Subjects
Neurosurgery
Spirituality
Mind-Body Relations (Metaphysics)
United States
Personal Narratives
ISBN
9781585426157
1585426156
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WZ100 H217 2008
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
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AHA guide to the health care field

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog19566
American Hospital Association. Chicago, IL: American Hospital Association , 1999-2010. 2011 ed. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Victoria Library REF
Call Number
WX22 AA1 A513 2011
Title
AHA guide to the health care field
Alternate Title
American Hospital Association (AHA) guide to the health care field
AHA guide 2011
Corporate Author
American Hospital Association
Edition
2011 ed.
Place
Chicago, IL
Publisher
American Hospital Association
Year Published
1999-2010
Physical Description
1 v. (various pagings) ; 28 cm.
Subjects
Hospitals
Delivery of Health Care
Health Personnel
Health Facilities
Organizations
Statistics
Directory
United States
ISBN
9780872588677
ISSN
0094-8969
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Victoria Library REF
Frequency
Annual
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WX22 AA1 A513 2011
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Library REF Available
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AHA guide to the health care field

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog20110
American Hospital Association. Chicago, IL: American Hospital Association , 1999-2011. 2012 ed. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
WX22 AA1 A513 2012
Title
AHA guide to the health care field
Alternate Title
American Hospital Association (AHA) guide to the health care field
AHA guide 2012
Corporate Author
American Hospital Association
Edition
2012 ed.
Place
Chicago, IL
Publisher
American Hospital Association
Year Published
1999-2011
Physical Description
1 v. (various pagings) ; 28 cm.
Subjects
Hospitals
Delivery of Health Care
Health Personnel
Health Facilities
Organizations
Statistics
Directory
United States
ISSN
0094-8969
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Frequency
Annual
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WX22 AA1 A513 2012
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available

Burzynski : the movie : cancer is serious business

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog20206
Merola, Eric, Burzynski, Stanislaw. United States?: Merola , 2010. (Video, DVD) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Victoria Library
Call Number
QZ267 M567 2010
Title
Burzynski : the movie : cancer is serious business
Author
Merola, Eric
Burzynski, Stanislaw
Place
United States?
Publisher
Merola
Year Published
2010
Physical Description
105 minutes
Subjects
Neoplasms - drug therapy
Drug Approval
Antineoplastic Agents - therapeutic use
Antineoplaston
Piperidones
Benzeneacetamides
Documentaries and Factual Films
United States
Language
English
Material Type
Video
DVD
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Victoria Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
QZ267 M567 2010
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Library Available

AHA guide to the health care field

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog21027
American Hospital Association. Chicago, IL: American Hospital Association , 1999-2012. 2013 ed. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library REF Directories
Call Number
WX22 AA1 A513 2013
Title
AHA guide to the health care field
Alternate Title
American Hospital Association (AHA) guide to the health care field
AHA guide 2013
Corporate Author
American Hospital Association
Edition
2013 ed.
Place
Chicago, IL
Publisher
American Hospital Association
Year Published
1999-2012
Physical Description
1 v. (various pagings) ; 28 cm.
Subjects
Hospitals
Delivery of Health Care
Health Personnel
Health Facilities
Organizations
Statistics
Directory
United States
ISBN
9780872589063
ISSN
0094-8969
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library REF Directories
Frequency
Annual
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WX22 AA1 A513 2013
VC BC Cancer Agency Library REF Directories Available
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Leading transformational change : the physician-executive partnership

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog21560
Atchison, Thomas A., Bujak, Joseph S.;. Chicago: Health Administration Press , 2001. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Library FHA
Call Number
WA540 AA1 A863L 2001
Title
Leading transformational change : the physician-executive partnership
Author
Atchison, Thomas A.
Bujak, Joseph S.;
Place
Chicago
Publisher
Health Administration Press
Year Published
2001
Physical Description
197 p. : ill.
Series
ACHE management series
Subjects
Organizational Innovation
Health Care Reform
Physician's role
Administrative Personnel
Interprofessional Relations
Health care sector - trends
United States
ISBN
9781567931617
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Library FHA
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WA540 AA1 A863L 2001
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Library Available
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Cancer : the emperor of all maladies

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog21999
Burns, Ken, Goodman, Barak, Mukherjee, Siddhartha. Arlington, VA: PBS , 2015. (Video, DVD) — 5 copies, 5 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Vancouver Library AV Room
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
QZ11.1 C215b 2015 v.1-3
Title
Cancer : the emperor of all maladies
Alternate Title
Cancer : the emperor of all maladies (Television program)
Author
Burns, Ken
Goodman, Barak
Mukherjee, Siddhartha
Place
Arlington, VA
Publisher
PBS
Year Published
2015
Physical Description
3 videodiscs (360 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Subjects
Leukemia - history
Neoplasms - history
Biomedical Research - history
Medical Oncology
Leukemia - drug therapy
Antineoplastic Agents - history
History of Medicine
History, 20th Century
United States
ISBN
9781627892773
Language
English
Material Type
Video
DVD
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Vancouver Library AV Room
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
QZ11.1 C215b 2015 v.1-3
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library AV Room 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 VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Cancer Info Ctr Available
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Philadelphia chromosome : a mutant gene and the quest to cure cancer at the genetic level

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog114602
Wapner, Jessica. New York, NY: The Experiment , 2013. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
QZ11 AA1 W252 2013
Title
Philadelphia chromosome : a mutant gene and the quest to cure cancer at the genetic level
Author
Wapner, Jessica
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
The Experiment
Year Published
2013
Physical Description
xiii, 303 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Subjects
Leukemia, Myelogenous, Chronic, BCR-ABL Positive - history
Philadelphia Chromosome
Fusion Proteins, bcr-abl - history
Genetic Therapy - history
United States
ISBN
9781615190676
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
QZ11 AA1 W252 2013
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
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On the mend : revolutionizing healthcare to save lives and transform the industry

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog20736
Touissant, John, Gerard, Roger, Adams, Emily. Cambridge, MA: Lean Enterprise Institute, Inc. , 2010. (Book)
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VC Health Information Management
Title
On the mend : revolutionizing healthcare to save lives and transform the industry
Author
Touissant, John
Gerard, Roger
Adams, Emily
Place
Cambridge, MA
Publisher
Lean Enterprise Institute, Inc.
Year Published
2010
Physical Description
vii, 181 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Subjects
Delivery of Health Care
Health Care Reform
Organizational Culture
United States
ISBN
9781934109274
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VC Health Information Management
Audience
Professional
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Report of the Surgeon General's Advisory Committee on the Health Consequences of Using Smokeless Tobacco

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog4139

http://sgreports.nlm.nih.gov/NN/B/B/F/C/

http://www.surgeongeneral.gov/library/reports/

Surgeon General's Advisory Committee on the Health Consequences of Using Smokeless Tobacco, U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services. Bethesda, Md.: U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services , 1986. (Book, Online) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Internet
Call Number
WA900 R425 1986
Title
Report of the Surgeon General's Advisory Committee on the Health Consequences of Using Smokeless Tobacco
Corporate Author
Surgeon General's Advisory Committee on the Health Consequences of Using Smokeless Tobacco
U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services
Editor
Cullen, Joseph W
Place
Bethesda, Md.
Publisher
U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services
Year Published
1986
Subjects
Tobacco, Smokeless
Health Surveys
United States
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Internet
URL
http://sgreports.nlm.nih.gov/NN/B/B/F/C/
http://www.surgeongeneral.gov/library/reports/
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WA900 R425 1986
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available

Fulfilling the potential of cancer prevention and early detection

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog10634
National Cancer Policy Board (U.S.). Washington, D.C.: National Academies Press , 2003. (Book) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Victoria Library
Call Number
QZ200 F962 2003
Title
Fulfilling the potential of cancer prevention and early detection
Corporate Author
National Cancer Policy Board (U.S.)
Editor
Curry, Susan J
Byers, Tim
Hewitt, Maria
Place
Washington, D.C.
Publisher
National Academies Press
Year Published
2003
Physical Description
xx, 542 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Subjects
Neoplasms - prevention & control
Health Policy
Health Promotion
Mass Screening
United States
ISBN
0309082544
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Victoria Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
QZ200 F962 2003
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Library Available
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Our higher calling : rebuilding the partnership between America and its colleges and universities

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog121237
Thorp, Holden, Goldstein, Buck. Chapel Hill, NC: University of North Carolina Press , 2018. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
LB 2326.4 T517 2018
Title
Our higher calling : rebuilding the partnership between America and its colleges and universities
Author
Thorp, Holden
Goldstein, Buck
Place
Chapel Hill, NC
Publisher
University of North Carolina Press
Year Published
2018
Physical Description
191 p. ; 24 cm.
Subjects
Universities
Academies and Institutes
Education - economics
United States
ISBN
9781469646862
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
LB 2326.4 T517 2018
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
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Facilitating state health exchange communication through the use of health literate practices : workshop summary

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog121258

http://www.nap.edu/catalog.php?record_id=13255

Institute of Medicine (U.S.). Roundtable on Health Literacy., Institute of Medicine (U.S.). Board on Population Health and Public Health Practice., Institute of Medicine of the National Academies. Washington, DC: National Academies Press , 2012. (Book, Online) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Victoria Library
Internet
Call Number
WA590 F141 2012
URL Notes
Available in PDF format at link
Contents: ; Introduction -- State health insurance exchanges: overview -- State insurance exchanges' impact on consumers -- Health literacy relevance to health insurance exchanges -- Current best practices in developing materials and communicating with consumers -- Reflections on lessons learned.
Title
Facilitating state health exchange communication through the use of health literate practices : workshop summary
Alternate Title
Health literate practices
Corporate Author
Institute of Medicine (U.S.). Roundtable on Health Literacy.
Institute of Medicine (U.S.). Board on Population Health and Public Health Practice.
Institute of Medicine of the National Academies
Editor
Hewitt, Maria
Place
Washington, DC
Publisher
National Academies Press
Year Published
2012
Physical Description
xiv, 101 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Subjects
Health Care Reform
Community Participation
Health Literacy
Insurance, Health
State Government
United States
Congress
Abstract
Contents:
Introduction -- State health insurance exchanges: overview -- State insurance exchanges' impact on consumers -- Health literacy relevance to health insurance exchanges -- Current best practices in developing materials and communicating with consumers -- Reflections on lessons learned.
ISBN
9780309220293
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Victoria Library
Internet
URL
http://www.nap.edu/catalog.php?record_id=13255
URL Notes
Available in PDF format at link
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WA590 F141 2012
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Library Available
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Answering consumer health questions : the Medical Library Association guide for reference librarians

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog16636
Spatz, Michele. New York, NY: Neal-Schuman Publishers , 2008. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
Z675 M4 S63 2008
Title
Answering consumer health questions : the Medical Library Association guide for reference librarians
Author
Spatz, Michele
Corporate Author
Medical Library Association
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Neal-Schuman Publishers
Year Published
2008
Physical Description
xiv, 142 p. ; 23 cm.
Subjects
Libraries, Medical
Health Education
Consumer Health Information
United States
ISBN
9781555709326
1555706320
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
Z675 M4 S63 2008
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
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Code of ethics for the American Association of Physicists in Medicine : report of Task Group 109

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog18711
American Association of Physicists in Medicine. College Park, MD: American Association of Physicists in Medicine , 2009. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VC Medical Physics
Kelowna Library
Call Number
WN440 A512 2009 v.109
Title
Code of ethics for the American Association of Physicists in Medicine : report of Task Group 109
Corporate Author
American Association of Physicists in Medicine
Place
College Park, MD
Publisher
American Association of Physicists in Medicine
Year Published
2009
Series
AAPM report 109
Subjects
Codes of Ethics
Health Physics - ethics
Societies, Scientific - ethics
United States
ISBN
9781888340808
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VC Medical Physics
Kelowna Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WN440 A512 2009 v.109
c.1 BC Cancer Agency CSI Library Available
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Truth about the drug companies : how they deceive us and what to do about it

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog19689
Angell, Marcia. New York, NY: Random House Trade Paperbacks , 2005. updated ed. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
QV736 A583t 2005
The $200 billion colossus -- The creation of a new drug -- How much does the pharmaceutical industry really spend on R & D? -- Just how innovative is this industry? -- "Me-too" drugs : the main business of the pharmaceutical industry -- How good are new drugs? -- The hard sell...lures, bribes, and …
Title
Truth about the drug companies : how they deceive us and what to do about it
Author
Angell, Marcia
Edition
updated ed.
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Random House Trade Paperbacks
Year Published
2005
Physical Description
xxviii, 319p. ; 21 cm.
Subjects
Drug Industry - economics
Advertising as Topic
Pharmaceutical Preparations - economics
Biomedical Research - economics
Government Regulation
Marketing of Health Services
United States
Abstract
The $200 billion colossus -- The creation of a new drug -- How much does the pharmaceutical industry really spend on R & D? -- Just how innovative is this industry? -- "Me-too" drugs : the main business of the pharmaceutical industry -- How good are new drugs? -- The hard sell...lures, bribes, and kickbacks -- Marketing masquerading as education -- Marketing masquerading as research -- Patent games : stretching out monopolies -- Buying influence : how the industry makes sure it gets its way -- Is the party over? -- How to save the pharmaceutical industry...and get our money's worth.
ISBN
9780375760945
0375760946
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
QV736 A583t 2005
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
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Big squeeze : a social and political history of the controversial mammogram

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog20665
Reynolds, Handel. Ithaca: ILR Press , 2012. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
WP815 R463 2012
Title
Big squeeze : a social and political history of the controversial mammogram
Author
Reynolds, Handel
Place
Ithaca
Publisher
ILR Press
Year Published
2012
Physical Description
121 p. ; 23 cm.
Series
Culture and politics of health care work
Subjects
Mammography - history
Breast Neoplasms - diagnosis
Breast Neoplasms - radiography
Breast Neoplasms - prevention & control
Friends
Mass Screening
United States
ISBN
9780801450938
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WP815 R463 2012
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
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Clinical trials manual from the Duke Clinical Research Institute : lessons from a horse named Jim

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog21005
Liu, Margaret B, Davis, Kate. Hoboken, NJ: Wiley-Blackwell , 2010. 2nd ed. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Kelowna Library
Call Number
QV771.4 L783c 2010
Title
Clinical trials manual from the Duke Clinical Research Institute : lessons from a horse named Jim
Author
Liu, Margaret B
Davis, Kate
Edition
2nd ed.
Place
Hoboken, NJ
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell
Year Published
2010
Physical Description
xviii, 406 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Subjects
Clinical Trials as Topic - legislation & jurisprudence
Clinical Trials as Topic - ethics
Device Approval
Drug Approval
United States
Handbooks
ISBN
9781405195157
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Kelowna Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
QV771.4 L783c 2010
c.1 BC Cancer Agency CSI Library Available
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Leading your healthcare organization to excellence : a guide to using the Baldrige criteria

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog21750
Spath, Patrice L. Chicago, IL: Health Administration Press , 2005. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Victoria Library
Call Number
W 84 AA1 S738 2005
Title
Leading your healthcare organization to excellence : a guide to using the Baldrige criteria
Author
Spath, Patrice L
Place
Chicago, IL
Publisher
Health Administration Press
Year Published
2005
Physical Description
xx, 244 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
Series
ACHE management series
Subjects
Health Services Administration - standards
Quality Assurance, Health Care - standards
Total Quality Management
Organizational Innovation
Health Facility Administrators
Benchmarking
United States
ISBN
9781567932331
1567932339
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Victoria Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
W 84 AA1 S738 2005
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Library Available
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Reference levels and achievable doses in medical and dental imaging : recommendations for the United States

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog20838

https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/bccancer-ebooks/reader.action?docID=3382418

National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements. Bethesda, MD: National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements , 2012. (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.
Title
Reference levels and achievable doses in medical and dental imaging : recommendations for the United States
Corporate Author
National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements
Place
Bethesda, MD
Publisher
National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements
Year Published
2012
Series
Proquest Ebook Central
NCRP report 172
Ebrary books
Subjects
Diagnostic Imaging - adverse effects
Radiation Dosage
Radiation Protection - standards
Radiation Injuries - prevention & control
Practice Guideline
United States
ISBN
9780983545026
Language
English
Material Type
Ebook
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL
https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/bccancer-ebooks/reader.action?docID=3382418
URL Notes
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Health effects of cannabis and cannabinoids : the current state of evidence and recommendations for research

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog119910

https://www.nap.edu/catalog/24625/the-health-effects-of-cannabis-and-cannabinoids-the-current-state

https://doi.org/10.17226/24625

Committee on the Health Effects of Marijuana: An Evidence Review and Research Agenda, Board on Population Health and Public Health Practice, Health and Medicine Division., National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine. Washington, DC: National Academies Press , 2017. (Book, Online)
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BC Cancer Agency
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Internet
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PART I: INTRODUCTION AND BACKGROUND ; 1 INTRODUCTION ; 2 CANNABIS ; 3 CANNABIS: PREVALENCE OF USE, REGULATION, AND CURRENT POLICY LANDSCAPE ; PART II: THERAPEUTIC EFFECTS ; 4 THERAPEUTIC EFFECTS OF CANNABIS AND CANNABINOIDS ; PART III: OTHER HEALTH EFFECTS ; 5 CANCER ; 7 RESPIRATORY DISEASE ; 8 IM…
Title
Health effects of cannabis and cannabinoids : the current state of evidence and recommendations for research
Corporate Author
Committee on the Health Effects of Marijuana: An Evidence Review and Research Agenda, Board on Population Health and Public Health Practice, Health and Medicine Division.
National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine
Place
Washington, DC
Publisher
National Academies Press
Year Published
2017
Physical Description
486 p.
Subjects
Cannabis
Cannabis - drug effects
Cannabinoids
Cannabinoids - therapeutic use
Medical Marijuana
Dose-Response Relationship, Drug
Health Policy
Risk Assessment
United States
Abstract
PART I: INTRODUCTION AND BACKGROUND
1 INTRODUCTION
2 CANNABIS
3 CANNABIS: PREVALENCE OF USE, REGULATION, AND CURRENT POLICY LANDSCAPE
PART II: THERAPEUTIC EFFECTS
4 THERAPEUTIC EFFECTS OF CANNABIS AND CANNABINOIDS
PART III: OTHER HEALTH EFFECTS
5 CANCER
7 RESPIRATORY DISEASE
8 IMMUNITY
9 INJURY AND DEATH
10 PRENATAL, PERINATAL, AND NEONATAL EXPOSURE TO CANNABIS
11 PSYCHOSOCIAL
12 MENTAL HEALTH
13 PROBLEM CANNABIS USE
14 CANNABIS USE AND THE ABUSE OF OTHER SUBSTANCES
PART IV: RESEARCH BARRIERS AND RECOMMENDATIONS
15 CHALLENGES AND BARRIERS IN CONDUCTING CANNABIS RESEARCH
16 RECOMMENDATIONS TO SUPPORT AND IMPROVE THE CANNABIS RESEARCH AGENDA
APPENDIXES
ISBN
9780309453042
9780309453073
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL
https://www.nap.edu/catalog/24625/the-health-effects-of-cannabis-and-cannabinoids-the-current-state
https://doi.org/10.17226/24625
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The nurse's grant writing advantage : how grantwriting can advance your nursing career

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Bowers-Lanier, Rebecca. Indianapolis, IN: Sigma Theta Tau International , 2012. (Ebook)
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Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
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Table of Contents: ; Grant-making in reverse : awarding grants through giving circles -- Finding a solution for your practice pet peeve -- Searching for money -- Project planning -- Making the "ask" or responding to a request for proposals -- Evaluating the project -- The budget -- Putting on the f…
Title
The nurse's grant writing advantage : how grantwriting can advance your nursing career
Author
Bowers-Lanier, Rebecca
Corporate Author
Sigma Theta Tau International
Place
Indianapolis, IN
Publisher
Sigma Theta Tau International
Year Published
2012
Series
EBSCOhost eBook
Subjects
Financing, Organized
Nursing Research
Fellowships and Scholarships
Research Design
Research Support as Topic
Writing
United States
Abstract
Table of Contents:
Grant-making in reverse : awarding grants through giving circles -- Finding a solution for your practice pet peeve -- Searching for money -- Project planning -- Making the "ask" or responding to a request for proposals -- Evaluating the project -- The budget -- Putting on the final touches.
ISBN
9781935476733
9781935476757
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=430963
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Radiation safety aspects of nanotechnology : recommendations of the National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements

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National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements. Bethesda, MD: National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements , 2017. (Ebook)
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Professional
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BC Cancer Agency
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Internet
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Table of Contents: ; 1. Executive Summary -- 1.1 Background -- 1.2 Scope -- 1.3 Conclusions and Recommendations -- 1.3.1 General -- 1.3.2 Operational Health Physics -- 1.3.3 Internal Dosimetry -- 1.3.4 Summary -- 2. Introduction -- 2.1 Background -- 2.2 Purpose -- 3. Types and Sources of Nanomateri…
Title
Radiation safety aspects of nanotechnology : recommendations of the National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements
Corporate Author
National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements
Place
Bethesda, MD
Publisher
National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements
Year Published
2017
Physical Description
1 online resource
Series
Proquest Ebook Central
NCRP report 176
Subjects
Nanoparticles
Radiation Exposure - adverse effects
Radiation Protection - methods
Radiometry
Safety Management - methods
Nanotechnology - standards
United States
Guideline
Abstract
Table of Contents:
1. Executive Summary -- 1.1 Background -- 1.2 Scope -- 1.3 Conclusions and Recommendations -- 1.3.1 General -- 1.3.2 Operational Health Physics -- 1.3.3 Internal Dosimetry -- 1.3.4 Summary -- 2. Introduction -- 2.1 Background -- 2.2 Purpose -- 3. Types and Sources of Nanomaterials Including Radioactive Nanoparticles -- 3.1 Introduction -- 3.2 Naturally Occurring and Incidentally Produced Nanomaterials -- 3.3 Radiation-Induced Synthesis of Nanomaterials -- 3.4 Radioactive Nanomaterials -- 3.4.1 Naturally Occurring Radioactive Nanomaterials -- 3.4.2 Incidentally Produced Radioactive Nanomaterials -- 3.4.3 Radiolabeled Nanomaterials -- 4. Physicochemical Concerns for Exposure to Nanoparticles -- 4.1 Nanoparticle Physicochemical Properties -- 4.1.1 Deposition Within the Respiratory Tract -- 4.1.2 Translocation Across Organ Membranes -- 4.1.3 Surface Area and Reactivity in Biological Systems -- 4.1.4 Particle Shape -- 4.1.5 Particle Agglomeration -- 4.1.6 Material Dispersibility -- 4.1.7 Material Surface Charge -- 4.2 Nanoparticle Exposure Experiences Involving Humans -- 4.2.1 Magic Nano Event -- 4.2.2 Event in China -- 4.2.3 Nickel Sensitization Case -- 4.2.4 Polymer and Metal Fume Experience -- 4.3 Guidance on Managing Physicochemical Concerns for Exposure to Nanoparticles -- 5. Operational Health Physics in a Nanotechnology Environment -- 5.1 Introduction -- 5.1.1 Attention to the Physicochemical Toxicity of Radioactive Nanomaterials -- 5.1.2 Changes that May be Needed for Internal Dosimetry -- 5.1.3 Changes that May be Needed for Dispersion of Airborne Particles -- 5.1.4 Summary of Radiation Program Elements Applicable to Working with Radioactive Nanomaterials -- 5.2 Hierarchy of Exposure Controls for Facility and Process Design -- 5.2.1 Elimination and Substitution -- 5.2.2 Engineered Controls
5.2.3 Administrative Controls -- 5.2.4 Personal Protective Equipment -- 5.3 Use of Radioactive Nanomaterials in Medical Settings -- 5.4 Management and Disposal of Radioactive Nanomaterial Waste -- 5.5 Control of Public Exposure -- 5.6 Emergency Response -- 5.7 Incident Investigation -- 5.8 Effective Risk Communication -- 6. Nanoparticle Issues for Internal Radiation Dosimetry -- 6.1 Framework for Considering Radioactive Nanoparticle Internal Dosimetry -- 6.2 General Approach to Biokinetic Modeling for Intakes of Radioactive Nanoparticles -- 6.3 Radiation Dosimetry of Inhaled Radioactive Nanoparticles -- 6.3.1 Deposition of Inhaled Radioactive Nanoparticles -- 6.3.2 Clearance of Inhaled Radioactive Nanoparticles -- 6.3.3 Respiratory Tract Dosimetry for Radioactive Nanoparticles -- 6.4 Radiation Dosimetry of Ingested Radioactive Nanoparticles -- 6.5 Radiation Dosimetry of Radioactive Nanoparticles for Intact Skin -- 6.6 Radiation Dosimetry of Radioactive Nanoparticles in Wounds -- 6.7 Biokinetics of Nanoparticles that Affect Internal Dosimetry -- 6.7.1 Regional Deposition of Radioactive Nanoparticles -- 6.7.2 Biokinetic Characteristics of Inhaled Radioactive Nanoparticles -- 6.7.3 Biokinetics Example: Monomeric and Polymeric Plutonium -- 7. Dose Assessment and Medical Management for Individuals Exposed to Radioactive Nanoparticles -- 7.1 Approaches for Dose Assessment -- 7.2 Occupational Exposure and Dose Assessment Scenario: Plutonium Processing Facility -- 7.3 Impact of Radioactive Nanoparticles on Dose Assessment -- 7.4 Impact of Radioactive Nanoparticles on Medical Management Decisions -- 8. Conclusions and Recommendations -- 8.1 Hazard and Exposure Assessment -- 8.1.1 Conclusions -- 8.1.2 Recommendations -- 8.2 Operational Health Physics -- 8.2.1 Conclusions -- 8.2.2 Recommendations -- 8.3 Nanoparticle Issues for Radiation Dosimetry
8.3.1 Conclusions -- 8.3.2 Recommendations -- 8.4 Dose Assessment and Medical Management -- 8.4.1 Conclusions -- 8.4.2 Recommendations -- Appendix A. Radiolabeled Nanoparticles -- A.1 Use of Radionuclides to Characterize and Quantitate Nanoparticle Contents -- A.2 Radiolabeled Nanoparticles for Biokinetic and Toxicologic Investigations -- A.3 Radiolabeled Nanoparticles for Diagnostic Medicine -- A.4 Radiolabeled Nanoparticles for Medical Imaging -- A.5 Radiolabeled Nanoparticles for Therapeutic Medicine -- A.6 Use of Radiation-Induced Emissions and Hyperthermal Effects from Nanoparticles in Therapeutic Medicine -- Appendix B. Biokinetic Models -- B.1 Fate of Nanoparticles in the Lungs -- B.2 Particle Clearance and Translocation Pathways -- B.3 Exposure and Biokinetics of Ingested Nanoparticles -- B.4 Human and Animal Studies Using Radioactive Nanoparticles -- Appendix C. Key Concepts for Understanding Nanoparticle Aerosol Properties and Behaviors -- C.1 Introduction -- C.2 A Range of Mechanisms Influence Particle Motion and Collection -- C.3 Behavior of Airborne Nanoparticles is Dominated by Brownian Diffusion -- C.4 Particle Volume Equivalent Diameter, Thermodynamic Diameter, and Aerodynamic Equivalent Diameter are Related -- C.5 Particle Size Distributions are Frequently Lognormal -- C.6 Nanoparticles Dominate the Count Distribution -- C.7 Nanoparticles Exist to Some Extent in the Majority of Occupational Aerosols -- C.8 Smaller Particles have a Greater Fraction of Their Atoms at the Particle Surface -- C.9 Number Concentrations of Concern Depend on the Material of Concern -- C.10 Realistic Airborne Particle Number Concentrations can be Limited by Coagulation -- C.11 Smaller Particles are More Difficult to Dislodge from Surfaces than Larger Particles -- Abbreviations, Acronyms and Symbols -- Glossary -- References -- Scientific Committee and Staff
The NCRP -- Officers -- Members -- Distinguished Emeritus Members -- Lauriston S. Taylor Lectures -- Warren K. Sinclair Keynote Addresses -- Thomas S. Tenforde Topical Lectures -- NCRP Publications -- NCRP Reports -- NCRP Commentaries -- Proceedings of the Annual Meeting -- Lauriston S. Taylor Lectures -- Warren K. Sinclair Keynote Addresses -- Thomas S. Tenforde Topical Lectures -- Symposium Proceedings -- NCRP Statements -- Other Documents
Notes
Title page: March 2, 2017
ISBN
9780913392041
9780913392027
Language
English
Material Type
Ebook
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
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Truth about the drug companies : how they deceive us and what to do about it

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Angell, Marcia. New York, N.Y.: Random House , c2004. (Book)
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Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VIC Nursing Administration
VIC Professional Practice Nursing
Title
Truth about the drug companies : how they deceive us and what to do about it
Author
Angell, Marcia
Place
New York, N.Y.
Publisher
Random House
Year Published
c2004
Physical Description
xx, 305 p. ; 25 cm.
Subjects
Drug Industry - economics
Advertising as Topic
Pharmaceutical Preparations - economics
Biomedical Research - economics
Government Regulation
Marketing of Health Services
United States
ISBN
0375508465 (cloth : alk. paper)
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VIC Nursing Administration
VIC Professional Practice Nursing
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Professional
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Death of cancer : after fifty years on the front lines of medicine, a pioneering oncologist reveals why the war on cancer is winnable--and how we can get there

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DeVita, Vincent T. Jr., DeVita-Raeburn, Elizabeth. New York, NY: Farrar, Straus and Giroux , 2015. (Book) — 4 copies, 4 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
QZ11.1 D496 2015
Title
Death of cancer : after fifty years on the front lines of medicine, a pioneering oncologist reveals why the war on cancer is winnable--and how we can get there
Author
DeVita, Vincent T. Jr.
DeVita-Raeburn, Elizabeth
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Year Published
2015
Physical Description
324 p., [16] p. of plates ; 24 cm.
Subjects
Neoplasms - history
Neoplasms - drug therapy
Medical Oncology - history
Biomedical Research
Antineoplastic Agents - history
History of Medicine
United States
Autobiography
Notes
Table of Contents:
Introduction
Outrageous fortune
The chemotherapists
MOMP
MOPP
The war on cancer
Boots on the ground
Cleaning house at the National Cancer Institute
Frances Kelsey syndrome
Where rubber meets the road
The death of cancer
Outrageous fortune part II.
ISBN
9780374135607
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
QZ11.1 D496 2015
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
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 VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
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Decision making for late-phase recovery from major nuclear or radiological incidents : recommendations of the National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements

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National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements. Bethesda, MD: National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements , 2014. (Ebook)
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BC Cancer Agency
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Title
Decision making for late-phase recovery from major nuclear or radiological incidents : recommendations of the National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements
Corporate Author
National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements
Place
Bethesda, MD
Publisher
National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements
Year Published
2014
Physical Description
xix, 488 p.
Series
Proquest Ebook Central
Ebrary books
NCRP report ; no. 175
Subjects
Radiation Injuries - prevention & control
Radioactive Hazard Release
Decision Making
Disaster Planning - methods
Radiation Protection - methods
Radioactive Fallout
Guideline
United States
ISBN
9780983545057
Language
English
Material Type
Ebook
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL
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