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Herbs against cancer : history and controversy

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog8528
Moss, Ralph W. Brooklyn, N.Y.: Equinox Press , 1998. (Book) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Kelowna Library
Call Number
QV767 M913 1998
Title
Herbs against cancer : history and controversy
Author
Moss, Ralph W
Place
Brooklyn, N.Y.
Publisher
Equinox Press
Year Published
1998
Subjects
Neoplasms - prevention & control
Herbs - therapeutic use - history
Alternative Medicine - history
ISBN
1881025403
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Kelowna Library
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
QV767 M913 1998
c.1 BC Cancer Agency CSI Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
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Apocalyptics : cancer and the big lie : how environmental politics controls what we know about cancer

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog6906
Efron, Edith. New York, N.Y.: Simon & Schuster , 1984. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
QZ202 E27 1984
Title
Apocalyptics : cancer and the big lie : how environmental politics controls what we know about cancer
Author
Efron, Edith
Place
New York, N.Y.
Publisher
Simon & Schuster
Year Published
1984
Subjects
Carcinogens
Neoplasms - etiology
Neoplasms - prevention & control
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
QZ202 E27 1984
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available

Asking questions : the definitive guide to questionnaire design : for market research, political polls, and social and health questionnaires

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog119813
Bradburn, Norman M., Wansink, Brian, Sudman, Seymour. San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass , 2004. Rev. ed. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Kelowna Library
Call Number
WA20.5 B798 2004
Title
Asking questions : the definitive guide to questionnaire design : for market research, political polls, and social and health questionnaires
Author
Bradburn, Norman M.
Wansink, Brian
Sudman, Seymour
Edition
Rev. ed.
Place
San Francisco, CA
Publisher
Jossey-Bass
Year Published
2004
Physical Description
xvi, 426 p. ; 23 cm.
Subjects
Surveys and Questionnaires
Health Care Surveys
Social Sciences
Research Design
Evaluation Studies as Topic
Marketing
ISBN
9780787970888
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Kelowna Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WA20.5 B798 2004
c.1 BC Cancer Agency CSI Library Available
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Cancer conspiracy : the causes, prevention and politics of cancer

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog5416
Moelaert, John J. Victoria, B.C.: John J. Moelaert , 1999. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Victoria Library
Call Number
QZ200 M693 1999
Title
Cancer conspiracy : the causes, prevention and politics of cancer
Author
Moelaert, John J
Place
Victoria, B.C.
Publisher
John J. Moelaert
Year Published
1999
Physical Description
81 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Subjects
Neoplasms - prevention & control
Neoplasms - etiology
Carcinogens
ISBN
0968564801
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Victoria Library
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
QZ200 M693 1999
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Library Available
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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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Malignant tumors of the thyroid : clinical concepts and controversies

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog3969
New York, N.Y.: Springer-Verlag , 1992. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
WK270 M251 1992
Title
Malignant tumors of the thyroid : clinical concepts and controversies
Editor
Cobin, Rhoda H
Sirota, David King
Place
New York, N.Y.
Publisher
Springer-Verlag
Year Published
1992
Subjects
Thyroid Neoplasms
ISBN
0387975705
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WK270 M251 1992
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
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The baby business: How money, science, and politics drive the commerce of conception

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog109517
Spar, Debora L. Boston, MA: Harvard Business School Press , 2006. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
GF 100 SPA 2006
Explores many aspects of the high-tech com modification of procreation: the fabulous revenues commercial fertility clinics earn from couples' desperate desire for children and the ensuing conflicts between medical ethics and the profit motive; the premiums paid for sperm and eggs from genetically d…
Title
The baby business: How money, science, and politics drive the commerce of conception
Author
Spar, Debora L
Place
Boston, MA
Publisher
Harvard Business School Press
Year Published
2006
Physical Description
Hardcover, 299 p.
Topics
Fertility/Infertility
Medical Ethics
Surrogate Motherhood
Abstract
Explores many aspects of the high-tech com modification of procreation: the fabulous revenues commercial fertility clinics earn from couples' desperate desire for children and the ensuing conflicts between medical ethics and the profit motive; the premiums paid for sperm and eggs from genetically desirable donors; the possible exploitation of poor, nonwhite and Third World surrogate mothers paid to gestate the spawn of wealthy Westerners; the fine line between modern adoption practices and outright baby selling; and the new entrepreneurial paradigm of maternity, in which the official "mother" simply finances the assemblage of sperm, purchased egg and hired womb and lays contractual claim to the finished infant. Spar considers most of these developments inevitable and not undesirable (they provide kids to parents who want them), but calls for government regulation to curb excesses and protect the interests of all involved. Chapter 3 contains information about surrogacy.
ISBN
1591396204
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
GF 100 SPA 2006
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Thanks for the mammogram! : fighting cancer with faith, hope and a healthy dose of laughter

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog10638
Walker, Laura Jensen. Grand Rapids, Mi.: Fleming H. Revell , 2000. (Book) — 4 copies, 3 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
WP870 W182 2000
Title
Thanks for the mammogram! : fighting cancer with faith, hope and a healthy dose of laughter
Author
Walker, Laura Jensen
Place
Grand Rapids, Mi.
Publisher
Fleming H. Revell
Year Published
2000
Subjects
Breast Neoplasms - psychology - personal narratives - popular works
Hope - popular works
Wit and Humor - popular works
ISBN
0800717783
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WP870 W182 2000
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 VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency CSI Cancer Info Ctr On Loan, due September 23, 2019
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Clinical methods : the history, physical, and laboratory examinations

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog14496

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK201/?term=clinical%20methods%20walker

Boston, Ma.: Butterworths , 1990. 3rd ed. (Book, Online)
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
Title
Clinical methods : the history, physical, and laboratory examinations
Editor
Walker, H. Kenneth
Hall, W. Dallas
Hurst, J. Willis
Edition
3rd ed.
Place
Boston, Ma.
Publisher
Butterworths
Year Published
1990
Subjects
Diagnosis
Laboratory Techniques and Procedures
ISBN
040990077X
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK201/?term=clinical%20methods%20walker
Audience
Professional
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Cavalli, Franco. La Habana, Cuba: Editorial Ciencias Medicas , 2012. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
QZ200 C377 2012
Title
Cancer : the big challenge
Alternate Title
Cancer el gran desafio
Author
Cavalli, Franco
Place
La Habana, Cuba
Publisher
Editorial Ciencias Medicas
Year Published
2012
Physical Description
157 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.
Subjects
Neoplasms - prevention & control
Neoplasms - therapy
Neoplasms - epidemiology
Complementary Therapies
Palliative Care
ISBN
9789592128095
Language
Spanish
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
QZ200 C377 2012
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
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Brown, Laurie Krasny, Brown, Marc. Boston, MA: Little, Brown and Company , 1997. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR GA 110 BRO 1997
This book introduces children to sex along with the ways girls and boys differ.
Title
What's the big secret?
Subtitle
Talking about sex with girls and boys
Author
Brown, Laurie Krasny
Brown, Marc
Place
Boston, MA
Publisher
Little, Brown and Company
Year Published
1997
Physical Description
Hardcover: 32 pages ; Dimensions (in inches): 0.38 x 11.33 x 8.83
Topics
Sex Education
Picture Books
Abstract
This book introduces children to sex along with the ways girls and boys differ.
Notes
Reading level: Ages 4-8
ISBN
0316109150
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR GA 110 BRO 1997
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre Redevelopment Available
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Controversies in the treatment of prostate cancer

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog16599
International Symposium on Special Aspects of Radiotherapy (10th : 2006 September 2-8 : Berlin, Germany). New York, NY: Karger , 2008. (Book) — 4 copies, 4 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Kelowna Library
Surrey Library
Victoria Library
Call Number
QZ269 FR935 2008 v.41
Title
Controversies in the treatment of prostate cancer
Corporate Author
International Symposium on Special Aspects of Radiotherapy (10th : 2006 September 2-8 : Berlin, Germany)
Editor
Moser, L
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Karger
Year Published
2008
Physical Description
vi, 130 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
Series
Frontiers of radiation therapy and oncology 41
Subjects
Prostatic Neoplasms - radiotherapy
Prostatic Neoplasms - surgery
Prostatic Neoplasms - therapy
Hormones - therapeutic use
Prostatectomy
Neoplasm Recurrence, Local - therapy
ISBN
9783805585248
ISSN
0071-9676
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Kelowna Library
Surrey Library
Victoria Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
QZ269 FR935 2008 v.41
c.1 BC Cancer Agency CSI Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency FVC Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Library Available
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Contemporary management and controversies of sarcoma

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog114791
Philadelphia, PA: Elsevier , 2016. (Serial, Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library Journals
Title
Contemporary management and controversies of sarcoma
Alternate Title
Surgical oncology clinics of North America v.25, no.4 October 2016
Editor
Raut Chandrajit P.
Petrelli, Nicholas J.
Place
Philadelphia, PA
Publisher
Elsevier
Year Published
2016
Series
Surgical oncology clinics of North America v. 25, no. 4
Subjects
Neoplasms - surgery
Sarcoma - classification
Sarcoma - therapy
ISBN
9780323463393
ISSN
1055-3207
Language
English
Material Type
Serial
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library Journals
Audience
Professional
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
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Advances and controversies in urologic oncology

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog13617
Philadelphia, PA: W.B. Saunders Company , 1995. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
QZ268 S960 1995 v.4 No.2
Title
Advances and controversies in urologic oncology
Alternate Title
Surgical oncology clinics of North America v.4, no.2 April 1995
Editor
Walther, Philip J
Place
Philadelphia, PA
Publisher
W.B. Saunders Company
Year Published
1995
Series
Surgical oncology clinics of North America v.4, no.2
Subjects
Urologic Neoplasms
Prostatic Neoplasms
ISSN
1055-3207
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
QZ268 S960 1995 v.4 No.2
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available

Good to great and the social sectors

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog113846
Collins, Jim. New York, NY: HarperCollins , 2005. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Study & Learning Commons
Call Number
REF AA 130 COL 2005
Building upon the concepts introduced in Good to Great, Jim Collins answers the most commonly asked questions raised by his readers in the social sectors. Using information gathered from interviews with over 100 social sector leaders, Jim Collins shows that his "Level 5 Leader" and other good-to-gr…
Title
Good to great and the social sectors
Subtitle
A monograph to accompany good to great
Author
Collins, Jim
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
HarperCollins
Year Published
2005
Physical Description
Softcover: 36 p.
Topics
Change Management
Abstract
Building upon the concepts introduced in Good to Great, Jim Collins answers the most commonly asked questions raised by his readers in the social sectors. Using information gathered from interviews with over 100 social sector leaders, Jim Collins shows that his "Level 5 Leader" and other good-to-great principles can help social sector organizations make the leap to greatness.
ISBN
9780977326402
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Study & Learning Commons
Audience
Professional
Call Number
REF AA 130 COL 2005
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Study & Learning Commons REF Available
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The big lie: Motherhood, feminism, and the reality of the biological clock

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog112831
Selvaratnam, Tanya. Amherst, New York: Prometheus Books , 2014. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
GF 100 SEL 2014
Biology does not bend to feminist ideals and science does not work miracles. That is the message of this eye-opening discussion of the consequences of delayed motherhood. Part personal account, part manifesto, Selvaratnam recounts her emotional journey through multiple miscarriages after the age of…
Title
The big lie: Motherhood, feminism, and the reality of the biological clock
Author
Selvaratnam, Tanya
Place
Amherst, New York
Publisher
Prometheus Books
Year Published
2014
Physical Description
Softcover: 348 p.
Topics
Fertility/Infertility
Abstract
Biology does not bend to feminist ideals and science does not work miracles. That is the message of this eye-opening discussion of the consequences of delayed motherhood. Part personal account, part manifesto, Selvaratnam recounts her emotional journey through multiple miscarriages after the age of 37. She urges more widespread education and open discussion about delayed motherhood in the hope that long-lasting solutions can take effect. The result is a book full of valuable information that will enable women to make smarter choices about their reproductive futures and to strike a more realistic balance between science, society and personal goals.
ISBN
9781616148454
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
GF 100 SEL 2014
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Pandora's DNA : tracing the breast cancer genes through history, science, and one family tree

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog114187
Stark, Lizzie. Chicago, IL: Chicago Review Press , 2014. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
WP870 S795 2014
Title
Pandora's DNA : tracing the breast cancer genes through history, science, and one family tree
Author
Stark, Lizzie
Place
Chicago, IL
Publisher
Chicago Review Press
Year Published
2014
Physical Description
324 p. ; 24 cm.
Subjects
Breast Neoplasms - history
Breast Neoplasms - genetics
Mastectomy - history
Genetic Screening
Genetic Predisposition to Disease
Genes, BRCA1
Genes, BRCA2
Personal Narratives
Autobiography
Popular Works
ISBN
9781613748602
1613748604
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WP870 S795 2014
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
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Oncology : tumors and treatment, a photographic history : selections from the Burns Archive, 1845-1945

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog14098
Burns, Stanley B. New York: Burns Archive Press , 2004. (Book) — 4 copies, 4 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
QZ11 B967 2004
Title
Oncology : tumors and treatment, a photographic history : selections from the Burns Archive, 1845-1945
Alternate Title
v.1: Anesthesia era 1845-1875
v.2: Antiseptic era 1876-1900
v.3: X-Ray era 1901-1915
v.4: Radium era 1916-1945
Author
Burns, Stanley B
Place
New York
Publisher
Burns Archive Press
Year Published
2004
Physical Description
4 v.
Subjects
Neoplasms - history
Radium - history
Radiotherapy - history
Anesthesia - history
Anti-Infective Agents, Local - history
X-Rays - history
ISBN
0961295880 (v.1)
0961295899 (v.2)
0974868809 (v.3)
0974868817 (v.4)
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
QZ11 B967 2004
v.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
v.2 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
v.3 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
v.4 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
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History and advancement of anastrozole in the treatment of breast cancer

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog15148
London, UK: Royal Society of Medicine Press Ltd. , 2003. (Book) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Victoria Library
Call Number
WP870 H674 2003
Title
History and advancement of anastrozole in the treatment of breast cancer
Editor
Buzdar, Aman
Baum, Michael
Place
London, UK
Publisher
Royal Society of Medicine Press Ltd.
Year Published
2003
Subjects
Antineoplastic Agents, Hormonal - therapeutic use
Breast Neoplasms - drug therapy
Aromatase Inhibitors - therapeutic use
ISBN
1853155578
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Victoria Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WP870 H674 2003
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Library Available
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Caregiving : readings in knowledge, practice, ethics and politics

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog9677
Philadelphia, Pa.: University of Pennsylvania Press , 1996. (Book)
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VIC Professional Practice Nursing
Title
Caregiving : readings in knowledge, practice, ethics and politics
Editor
Gordon, Suzanne
Benner, Patricia
Noddings, Nel
Place
Philadelphia, Pa.
Publisher
University of Pennsylvania Press
Year Published
1996
Subjects
Caregivers
Empathy
Home Care Services
ISBN
0812215826
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VIC Professional Practice Nursing
Audience
Professional
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Secret history of the war on cancer

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog16123
Davis, Devra Lee. New York, MY: BasicBooks , 2007. (Book) — 3 copies, 3 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
QZ11 AA1 D261s 2007
Relates the gripping story of a major public health effort diverted and distorted for private gain
Title
Secret history of the war on cancer
Author
Davis, Devra Lee
Place
New York, MY
Publisher
BasicBooks
Year Published
2007
Physical Description
xviii, 505 p. : ill., ports. ; 24 cm.
Subjects
Neoplasms - history
Carcinogens, Environmental - history
Health Policy - history
Health Policy - economics
Primary Prevention - history
Primary Prevention - economics
History, 20th Century
Abstract
Relates the gripping story of a major public health effort diverted and distorted for private gain
ISBN
9780465015665
0465015662
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
QZ11 AA1 D261s 2007
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library 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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Fasting girls: The history of anorexia nervosa

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog110581
Brumberg, Joan Jacobs. New York, NY: Vintage Books , 2000. 1st Vintage Books ed. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
BB 520 BRU 2000
This updated edition of Joan Jacobs Brumberg's "Fasting Girls", gives a history of women's food-refusal dating back as far as the sixteenth century. The book tells of medieval martyrs who used starvation to show religious devotion, "wonders of science" whose families capitalized on their ability to…
Title
Fasting girls: The history of anorexia nervosa
Author
Brumberg, Joan Jacobs.
Edition
1st Vintage Books ed.
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Vintage Books
Year Published
2000
Physical Description
Paperback, 377 p.
Topics
Anorexia Nervosa
Eating Disorders
Female Emotional Health
Abstract
This updated edition of Joan Jacobs Brumberg's "Fasting Girls", gives a history of women's food-refusal dating back as far as the sixteenth century. The book tells of medieval martyrs who used starvation to show religious devotion, "wonders of science" whose families capitalized on their ability to survive on flower petals and air, and silent screen stars whose strict "slimming" regimens inspired a generation. It also looks at how the Industrial Revolution produced a disorder that continues to render women helpless. The book offers understanding to victims and their families, clinicians, and all women who are interested in the origins and future of this complex, modern and characteristically female disease.
ISBN
0375724486
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BB 520 BRU 2000
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Renal, bladder and prostate cancer : an update : the proceedings of the Vth Congress on Progress and Controversies in Oncological Urology (PACIOU V)

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog4368
New York, N.Y.: Parthenon Publishing Group Inc. , 1999. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
WJ358 R393k 1999
Title
Renal, bladder and prostate cancer : an update : the proceedings of the Vth Congress on Progress and Controversies in Oncological Urology (PACIOU V)
Alternate Title
Congress on Progress and Controversies in Oncological Urology (5th : 1998 : Rotterdam, Netherlands)
Editor
Kurth, Karl H
Mickisch, Gerald H
Schroder, Fritz H.
Place
New York, N.Y.
Publisher
Parthenon Publishing Group Inc.
Year Published
1999
Subjects
Urogenital Neoplasms
Kidney Neoplasms
Bladder Neoplasms
Prostatic Neoplasms
ISBN
1850700818
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WJ358 R393k 1999
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
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Social Thinking Thinksheets for tweens and teens : Learningh to read in between the social lines

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog121581
Winner, Michelle Garcia. Santa Clara, CA: Social Thinking Publishing , 2011. (Book, CD ROM) — 1 copy, 0 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 235 WIN 2011
Thinksheets for Tweens and Teens focuses on the social issues and challenges faced by pre-adolescents and adolescents and introduces social concepts and strategies that can help individuals navigate these tricky years. Social rules and expectations change with age; thinking and behavior that was ap…
Title
Social Thinking Thinksheets for tweens and teens : Learningh to read in between the social lines
Author
Winner, Michelle Garcia
Place
Santa Clara, CA
Publisher
Social Thinking Publishing
Year Published
2011
Physical Description
191 pages, and 1 CD ROM
Topics
Language/Communication
Social Behaviour (includes boundaries)
Social Skills
Attention Deficit Disorder. Hyperactivity
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Learning Differences. Learning Disabilities
Abstract
Thinksheets for Tweens and Teens focuses on the social issues and challenges faced by pre-adolescents and adolescents and introduces social concepts and strategies that can help individuals navigate these tricky years. Social rules and expectations change with age; thinking and behavior that was appropriate in elementary school can quickly become inappropriate and unexpected as students move into middle and high school. We developed these Thinksheets to help educators, therapists, and parents encourage more mature social thinking and related shifts in their students? social skills. The Thinksheets explore a wide range of topics, starting with the basic Social Thinking understanding of the Four Steps of Communication, to exploring the hidden rules of the classroom and when is it okay to correct others. Chapters include What Is Social Communication?, Problem Solving, Lessons on Emotions, Different Perspectives, Being Bossy and Jerky, Lessons on Friendships, The Social Fake and Other Tricks, and Participating in Groups. There are more than 160 Thinksheets across these 8 sections, and all are included on the Mac/PC friendly CD that comes with the book. Material in this book may be used by older students who are less mature or who learn this type of information more slowly.
ISBN
978-1936943166
Language
English
Material Type
Book
CD ROM
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FM 235 WIN 2011
copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre On Loan, due October 22, 2019
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Malignant lymphoma : biology, natural history and treatment

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog5454
Aisenberg, Alan C. Philadelphia, Pa.: Lea & Febiger , 1991. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
WH525 A299 1991
Title
Malignant lymphoma : biology, natural history and treatment
Author
Aisenberg, Alan C
Place
Philadelphia, Pa.
Publisher
Lea & Febiger
Year Published
1991
Subjects
Lymphoma
Hodgkin Disease
Lymphoma, Non-Hodgkin
ISBN
0812813829
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WH525 A299 1991
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
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Bathsheba's breast : women, cancer and history

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog13387
Olson, James S. Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins University Press , 2002. (Book) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Victoria Library
Call Number
WP11 O52 2002
Title
Bathsheba's breast : women, cancer and history
Author
Olson, James S
Place
Baltimore, MD
Publisher
Johns Hopkins University Press
Year Published
2002
Physical Description
x, 302 p. ; 24 cm.
Subjects
Breast Neoplasms - history
Mastectomy - history
ISBN
0801869366
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Victoria Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WP11 O52 2002
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Library Available
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Textbook of physical diagnosis : history and examination

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog13832
Swartz, Mark H. Philadelphia, Pa.: Saunders , 2005. 4th ed. (Book, CD) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
WB200 S93 2002
Title
Textbook of physical diagnosis : history and examination
Author
Swartz, Mark H
Edition
4th ed.
Place
Philadelphia, Pa.
Publisher
Saunders
Year Published
2005
Subjects
Physical Examination
ISBN
1416024050
Language
English
Material Type
Book
CD
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WB200 S93 2002
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
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Early-stage breast cancer : new developments and controversies

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog19465
Philadelphia, PA: Saunders , 2010. (Serial, Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Title
Early-stage breast cancer : new developments and controversies
Alternate Title
Surgical oncology clinics of North America v.19, no.3 July 2010
Editor
Mamounas, Eleftherios P
Petrelli, Nicholas J
Place
Philadelphia, PA
Publisher
Saunders
Year Published
2010
Series
Surgical oncology clinics of North America v.19, no.3
ISBN
9781437726176
ISSN
1055-3207
Language
English
Material Type
Serial
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Audience
Professional
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
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The social skills picture book for high school and beyond

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog121492
Baker, Jed E. Arlington, TX: Future Horizons, Inc. , 2001. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 272 BAK 2001b
This picture book appeals to the visual strengths of students on the autism spectrum, with color photos of students demonstrating various social skills in the correct (and sometimes incorrect) way. The skills depicted are meant to be read, role-played, corrected when necessary, role-played some mor…
Title
The social skills picture book for high school and beyond
Author
Baker, Jed E.
Place
Arlington, TX
Publisher
Future Horizons, Inc.
Year Published
2001
Physical Description
Softcover: 177 p. (ill.)
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Social Skills
Social Behaviour (includes boundaries)
Abstract
This picture book appeals to the visual strengths of students on the autism spectrum, with color photos of students demonstrating various social skills in the correct (and sometimes incorrect) way. The skills depicted are meant to be read, role-played, corrected when necessary, role-played some more and, finally, to be practiced by the student in real-life social situations. ?Thought bubbles? show what people are thinking during these interactions (not always what you hoped!). Practical, engaging, and down-to-earth, this is a valuable tool to help teens navigate the often-mysterious rules of social conduct in everyday situations.
ISBN
1-932565-35-3
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FM 272 BAK 2001b
c.1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Missing
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Hospital social work : the interface of medicine and caring

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog18591
Beder, Joan;. New York: Routledge Taylor & Francis , 2006. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Library FHA
Call Number
W322 B4 2006
About medical social work -- General medical social work -- The renal social worker -- The cardiac care social worker -- The hospice social worker -- Organ transplant social work -- Pediatric oncology social work -- Oncology social work with adults -- The HIV/AIDS social worker -- Social work in th…
Title
Hospital social work : the interface of medicine and caring
Author
Beder, Joan;
Place
New York
Publisher
Routledge Taylor & Francis
Year Published
2006
Physical Description
196 p.
Subjects
Social work department, Hospital
Abstract
About medical social work -- General medical social work -- The renal social worker -- The cardiac care social worker -- The hospice social worker -- Organ transplant social work -- Pediatric oncology social work -- Oncology social work with adults -- The HIV/AIDS social worker -- Social work in the rehabilitation unit -- The social worker in the burn unit -- Social work in the emergency room -- Rural hospital social work -- Social work on the psychiatric unit -- Social work in the pediatric unit -- The interface of medicine and social work.
ISBN
9780415950671
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Library FHA
Audience
Professional
Call Number
W322 B4 2006
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Library Available
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Silverstein, Shel. New York, NY: HarperCollins Publishers , 1981. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Victoria Humour
A missing piece, looking for someone to carry it along, finally develops its own momentum.
Title
Missing piece meets the big O
Author
Silverstein, Shel
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
HarperCollins Publishers
Year Published
1981
Subjects
Humor
Fables
Popular Works
Abstract
A missing piece, looking for someone to carry it along, finally develops its own momentum.
ISBN
9780060256579
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Victoria Humour
Audience
Patient or Public
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
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Beyond the big talk: Every parent's guide to raising sexually healthy teens - from middle school to high school and beyond

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog104733
Haffner, Debra W. New York, NY: Newmarket Press , 2001. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
GL 450 HAF 2001
Educating teens about sexuality is an important parental responsibility that involves more than simply giving teens a book about sex or having a single big talk. It is an ongoing process, with parents listening to teens and remembering their own adolescence and sexual awakening. Examining issues ra…
Title
Beyond the big talk: Every parent's guide to raising sexually healthy teens - from middle school to high school and beyond
Author
Haffner, Debra W.
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Newmarket Press
Year Published
2001
Physical Description
xiv; 241 p.
Topics
Parent-Young Adult Relationships
Young Adults Sexuality
Abstract
Educating teens about sexuality is an important parental responsibility that involves more than simply giving teens a book about sex or having a single big talk. It is an ongoing process, with parents listening to teens and remembering their own adolescence and sexual awakening. Examining issues ranging from physical development to peer pressure to youth culture, this book is arranged by grade level. The author explores issues especially relevant to particular age groups. and offers solid advice and resources to parents,
ISBN
1557044724
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
GL 450 HAF 2001
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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http://www.iarc.fr/en/publications/pdfs-online/epi/sp138/index.php

http://www.iarc.fr/en/publications/pdfs-online/epi/sp138/SP138.pdf

Lyon, France: International Agency for Research on Cancer , 1997. (Book, Online)
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
Title
Social inequalities and cancer
Editor
Kogevinas, M
Place
Lyon, France
Publisher
International Agency for Research on Cancer
Year Published
1997
Series
IARC scientific publications 138
Subjects
Neoplasms - epidemiology
Socioeconomic Factors
ISBN
9283221389
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL
http://www.iarc.fr/en/publications/pdfs-online/epi/sp138/index.php
http://www.iarc.fr/en/publications/pdfs-online/epi/sp138/SP138.pdf
Audience
Professional
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The omnivore's dilemma: A natural history of four meals

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog113015
Pollan, Michael. New York, NY: Penguin , 2006. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
BB 100 POL 2006
Today, buffeted by one food fad after another, America is suffering from what can only be described as a national eating disorder. Will it be fast food tonight, or something organic? Or perhaps something we grew ourselves? The question of what to have for dinner has confronted us since man discover…
Title
The omnivore's dilemma: A natural history of four meals
Author
Pollan, Michael
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Penguin
Year Published
2006
Physical Description
Softcover: 411 p.
Topics
Food
Abstract
Today, buffeted by one food fad after another, America is suffering from what can only be described as a national eating disorder. Will it be fast food tonight, or something organic? Or perhaps something we grew ourselves? The question of what to have for dinner has confronted us since man discovered fire. But as Michael Pollan explains in this revolutionary book, how we answer it now, as the dawn of the twenty-first century, may determine our survival as a species. Packed with profound surprises, The Omnivore's Dilemma is changing the way we think about the politics, perils, and pleasures of eating.
ISBN
9780143038580
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BB 100 POL 2006
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre 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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Bates' guide to physical examination and history taking

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog112639
Bickley, Lynn S., Szilagyi, Peter G. Philadelphia, PA: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins , 2013. 11th Ed. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Study & Learning Commons
Call Number
REF FA 100 BIC 2013
This book is designed for students of health care who are learning to talk with patients, to perform their physical examinations, and to apply clinical reasoning to understanding and assessing their problems. It is divided into 3 units to facilitate learning: Foundations of Health Assessment; Regio…
Title
Bates' guide to physical examination and history taking
Author
Bickley, Lynn S.
Szilagyi, Peter G.
Edition
11th Ed.
Place
Philadelphia, PA
Publisher
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Year Published
2013
Physical Description
Hardcover: 994 p.
Topics
General Medicine
Diagnostic Tests/Procedures. Physical Diagnosis
UBC MD Undergrad
Abstract
This book is designed for students of health care who are learning to talk with patients, to perform their physical examinations, and to apply clinical reasoning to understanding and assessing their problems. It is divided into 3 units to facilitate learning: Foundations of Health Assessment; Regional Examinations; and Special Populations.
ISBN
97816090137625
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Study & Learning Commons
Audience
Professional
Call Number
REF FA 100 BIC 2013
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Study & Learning Commons REF Available

Pages of history in Canadian obstetrics and gynaecology

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog10816
Toronto, ON: Rogers Media , 2003. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
WQ11 P134 2003
Title
Pages of history in Canadian obstetrics and gynaecology
Editor
Baskett, Thomas F
Place
Toronto, ON
Publisher
Rogers Media
Year Published
2003
Subjects
Obstetrics - history - Canada
Gynaecology - history - Canada
ISBN
0888964099
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WQ11 P134 2003
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
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Myelodysplastic syndrome : etiology, natural history, current and future therapies

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog17709
Elmont, NY: Elsevier , 2004. (Serial, Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
WH380 M996r 2004
Title
Myelodysplastic syndrome : etiology, natural history, current and future therapies
Alternate Title
Best Practice & Research Clinical haematology volume 17, number 4, December 2004
Editor
Rowe, Jacob M
Place
Elmont, NY
Publisher
Elsevier
Year Published
2004
Subjects
Myelodysplastic Syndromes
Leukemia, Myelocytic, Acute
ISSN
1521-6926
Language
English
Material Type
Serial
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WH380 M996r 2004
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available

Bates' guide to physical examination and history taking

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog19797
Bickley, Lynn S, Szilagyi, Peter G, Bates, Barbara. Philadelphia, PA: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins , 2009. 10th ed. (Book, CD) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
WB200 B329 2009
Title
Bates' guide to physical examination and history taking
Alternate Title
Guide to physical examination and history taking
Author
Bickley, Lynn S
Szilagyi, Peter G
Bates, Barbara
Edition
10th ed.
Place
Philadelphia, PA
Publisher
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Year Published
2009
Physical Description
xxii, 964 p. : ill. ; 29 cm. + 1 CD-ROM (4 3/4 in.).
Subjects
Physical Examination - methods
Medical History Taking - methods
ISBN
9780781780582
0781780586
Language
English
Material Type
Book
CD
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WB200 B329 2009
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
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Bates' guide to physical examination and history taking

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog20354
Bickley, Lynn S., Szilagyi, Peter G., Bates, Barbara;. Philadelphia: Wolters Kluwer/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins , 2009. 10th ed. (Book, CD) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Library FHA
Call Number
WB205 B3 2009
Title
Bates' guide to physical examination and history taking
Author
Bickley, Lynn S.
Szilagyi, Peter G.
Bates, Barbara;
Edition
10th ed.
Place
Philadelphia
Publisher
Wolters Kluwer/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Year Published
2009
Physical Description
964 p. : ill. + 1 CD-ROM
Subjects
Physical Examination - methods
Medical History Taking - methods
UBC Undergraduate Medical Program
ISBN
9780781780582
Material Type
Book
CD
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Library FHA
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WB205 B3 2009
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Library Available
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Bates' guide to physical examination and history taking

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog20916
Bickley, Lynn S., Szilagyi, Peter G., Bates, Barbara;. Philadelphia: Wolters Kluwer/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins , [2012]. 11th ed. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Library FHA
Call Number
WB205 B3 2012
Title
Bates' guide to physical examination and history taking
Author
Bickley, Lynn S.
Szilagyi, Peter G.
Bates, Barbara;
Edition
11th ed.
Place
Philadelphia
Publisher
Wolters Kluwer/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Year Published
[2012]
Physical Description
994 p. : ill.
Subjects
Physical Examination - methods
Medical History Taking - methods
UBC Undergraduate Medical Program
ISBN
9781609137625
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Library FHA
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WB205 B3 2012
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Library Available
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Bates' guide to physical examination and history taking

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog21716
Bickley, Lynn S, Szilagyi, Peter G, Bates, Barbara. Philadelphia, PA: Wolters Kluwer/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins , 2013. 11th ed. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Kelowna Library
Call Number
WB200 B329 2013
Title
Bates' guide to physical examination and history taking
Author
Bickley, Lynn S
Szilagyi, Peter G
Bates, Barbara
Edition
11th ed.
Place
Philadelphia, PA
Publisher
Wolters Kluwer/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Year Published
2013
Physical Description
xxv, 994 p. : ill. ; 29 cm.
Subjects
Physical Examination - methods
Medical History Taking - methods
ISBN
9781609137625
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Kelowna Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WB200 B329 2013
c.1 BC Cancer Agency CSI Library Available
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The research companion: A practical guide for the social and health sciences

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog113095
Boynton, Petra M. East Sussex: Psychology Press , 2005. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Call Number
REF IA 605 BOY 2005
Social science research has traditionally focused on the historical study of research methods, frequently overlooking the practical skills needed to undertake a research project. This book addresses this need for instruction in the practice of research and offers advice to help avoid typical proble…
Title
The research companion: A practical guide for the social and health sciences
Author
Boynton, Petra M.
Place
East Sussex
Publisher
Psychology Press
Year Published
2005
Physical Description
Hardcover: 199 p.
Topics
Research Design
Abstract
Social science research has traditionally focused on the historical study of research methods, frequently overlooking the practical skills needed to undertake a research project. This book addresses this need for instruction in the practice of research and offers advice to help avoid typical problems and improve the standards.
ISBN
1841693049
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Audience
Professional
Call Number
REF IA 605 BOY 2005
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre REF Available
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Understanding and caring for the Chinese-Canadian cancer patients : the perspective of a social worker

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog7501
Lai, Louise P.C. Vancouver, B.C.: University of British Columbia , 1990. (Book, Thesis) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
WM61 L185 1990
Title
Understanding and caring for the Chinese-Canadian cancer patients : the perspective of a social worker
Author
Lai, Louise P.C
Place
Vancouver, B.C.
Publisher
University of British Columbia
Year Published
1990
Subjects
Cross-Cultural Comparison
Social Welfare - Chinese
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Thesis
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WM61 L185 1990
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available

Troubled helix : the social and psychological implications of the new human genetics

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog988
New York, N.Y.: Cambridge University Press , 1996. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
QZ50 T859 1996
Title
Troubled helix : the social and psychological implications of the new human genetics
Editor
Marteau, Theresa
Richards, Martin
Place
New York, N.Y.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Year Published
1996
Subjects
Genetics, Medical
Genetic Counseling
Bioethics
ISBN
0521462886
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
QZ50 T859 1996
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
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Gray, Carol. Arlington, TX: Future Horizons, Inc. , 2015. 15th anniversary ed. (Book) — 2 copies, 0 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
CF 110 GRA 2015
Featuring ideas such as ; -Mistakes can happen on a good day ; -It was fun but now we're done ; -When it is my turn to listen ; -Saying what I think with respect ; -Learning to respond to bullying ; -Telling my teacher about a problem ; -Fire drills at school ; -Moving to a new home ; - And dozens …
Title
The new social story book
Author
Gray, Carol
Edition
15th anniversary ed.
Place
Arlington, TX
Publisher
Future Horizons, Inc.
Year Published
2015
Physical Description
Paperback ; lxv, 335 p. ; ill.
Topics
Social Behaviour (includes boundaries)
Social Skills
Autism
Developmental Disabilities - Children
Abstract
Featuring ideas such as
-Mistakes can happen on a good day
-It was fun but now we're done
-When it is my turn to listen
-Saying what I think with respect
-Learning to respond to bullying
-Telling my teacher about a problem
-Fire drills at school
-Moving to a new home
- And dozens more
ISBN
9781941765155
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
CF 110 GRA 2015
copy 1 BC Children's & Women's Family Support & Resource Centre On Loan, due June 26, 2019
copy 2 BC Children's & Women's Family Support & Resource Centre On Loan, due October 03, 2019
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Canadian Broadcasting Corporation Ideas Transcripts. Toronto, Ont.: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation Ideas Transcripts , 1990. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
WL700 C212p 1990
Title
Politics of pain
Corporate Author
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation Ideas Transcripts
Place
Toronto, Ont.
Publisher
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation Ideas Transcripts
Year Published
1990
Subjects
Pain
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WL700 C212p 1990
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available

Earthquake! : preparing for the big one : British Columbia

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog17782
Castell, Graem. Vancouver, BC: Pacific Rim Earthquake Preparedness Program Ltd. , 2002. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Victoria Library
Call Number
HV551.5 C3 C37 2002
Title
Earthquake! : preparing for the big one : British Columbia
Author
Castell, Graem
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
Pacific Rim Earthquake Preparedness Program Ltd.
Year Published
2002
Physical Description
290 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
Subjects
Earthquakes
Disasters
Survival
Disaster Planning
Emergencies
British Columbia
ISBN
9780973182903
0973182903
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Victoria Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
HV551.5 C3 C37 2002
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Library Available
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Bald in the land of big hair : a true story

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Rodgers, Joni. New York, NY: HarperCollins Publishers , 2001. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
QZ201 R691 2001
Title
Bald in the land of big hair : a true story
Author
Rodgers, Joni
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
HarperCollins Publishers
Year Published
2001
Physical Description
x, 253 p. ; 22 cm.
Subjects
Neoplasms - psychology
Lymphoma - psychology
Adaptation, Psychological
Personal Narratives
Popular Works
ISBN
9780060955267
0060195886
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
QZ201 R691 2001
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
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The social skills picture book: Teaching play, emotion, and communication to children with autism

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Baker, Jed E. Arlington, TX: Future Horizons, Inc. , 2001. (Book) — 1 copy, 0 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 272 BAK 2001
Depicts, step by step, children demonstrating various social skills. Each skill is formatted sequentially, similar to a cartoon strip, with digital pictures of actual children combined with text and cartoon bubbles to denote what the children are saying - and sometimes thinking - as they engage in …
Title
The social skills picture book: Teaching play, emotion, and communication to children with autism
Author
Baker, Jed E.
Place
Arlington, TX
Publisher
Future Horizons, Inc.
Year Published
2001
Physical Description
Hardcover: 197 p. (ill.)
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Social Skills
Social Behaviour (includes boundaries)
Child Social Behaviour
Abstract
Depicts, step by step, children demonstrating various social skills. Each skill is formatted sequentially, similar to a cartoon strip, with digital pictures of actual children combined with text and cartoon bubbles to denote what the children are saying - and sometimes thinking - as they engage in the skill. Included are the right (and sometimes the wrong) way to act with accompanying text that enhances the learning experience. These pictures provide a means to compensate for the inherent difficulties many autistic individuals share. They make explicit what to do and say in social situations. In addition, by utilizing a picture format, they capitalize on students' visual processing strengths to facilitate attention and comprehension.
Notes
Reviewed by BCCH/BCW Health Professional on March 2013.
ISBN
1885477910
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FM 272 BAK 2001
Copy 4 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre On Loan, due August 06, 2019
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