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Problem Solving in Oncology

Publication Year: 2008
Edition: 1st
Authors/Editor: O'Donnell, Dearbhaile; Leahy, Michael; Marples, Marie; Protheroe, Andrew; Selby, Peter
Publisher: Clinical Publishing
ISBN: 978-1-904-39284-2
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This new volume brings together the current thinking in both investigation and management of the cancer patient.

It presents a comprehensive caseload as seen by the oncologist. These are common yet challenging real-life patient scenarios, which the authors resolve by drawing on the latest published literature. Each case begins with a few practical questions to stimulate the reader. This is followed by clinical presentation and the reader is led through the logical work-up of a case to reach a diagnosis. An algorithm accompanies most cases to provide a rapid pictorial overview of the clinical steps involved. Essential references are provided. Each of the major areas of cancer is covered, along with pain, management of chemotherapy, and psychological issues.

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  • Publisher: Clinical Publishing
  • Product Type: Book
  • Author/Editor: O'Donnell, Dearbhaile; Leahy, Michael; Marples, Marie; Protheroe, Andrew; Selby, Peter
  • ISBN: 978-1-904-39284-2
  • Specialty:
    Hematology
    Oncology
  • Language: English
  • Edition: 1st
  • Pages: 252
  • Illustrations: 0
  • Year: 2008

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