The Official Patient's Sourcebook on Adult Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma: A Reference Manual for Self-Directed Patient Research

The Official Patient's Sourcebook on Adult Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma: A Reference Manual for Self-Directed Patient Research

by James N. Parker, Health Publica Icon Health Publications
     
 

This sourcebook has been created for patients who have decided to make education and Internet-based research an integral part of the treatment process. Although it gives information useful to doctors, caregivers and other health professionals, it also tells patients where and how to look for information covering virtually all topics related to adult non-hodgkin's… See more details below

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This sourcebook has been created for patients who have decided to make education and Internet-based research an integral part of the treatment process. Although it gives information useful to doctors, caregivers and other health professionals, it also tells patients where and how to look for information covering virtually all topics related to adult non-hodgkin's lymphoma, from the essentials to the most advanced areas of research. The title of this book includes the word official. This reflects the fact that the sourcebook draws from public, academic, government, and peer-reviewed research. Selected readings from various agencies are reproduced to give you some of the latest official information available to date on adult non-hodgkin's lymphoma. Following an introductory chapter, the sourcebook is organized into three parts. PART I: THE ESSENTIALS; Chapter 1. The Essentials on Adult Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma: Guidelines; Chapter 2. Seeking Guidance; Chapter 3. Clinical Trials and Adult Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma; PART II: ADDITIONAL RESOURCES AND ADVANCED MATERIAL; Chapter 4. Studies on Adult Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma; Chapter 5. Books on Adult Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma; Chapter 6. Multimedia on Adult Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma; Chapter 7. Physician Guidelines and Databases; PART III. APPENDICES; Appendix A. Researching Your Medications; Appendix B. Researching Alternative Medicine; Appendix C. Finding Medical Libraries; Appendix D. Your Rights and Insurance; ONLINE GLOSSARIES; ADULT NON-HODGKIN'S LYMPHOMA GLOSSARY; INDEX. Related topics include: Cancer non-Hodgkin's lymphoma, Histiocytic lymphoma, Lymphoblastic lymphoma, Lymphocytic lymphoma, Lymphoma non-Hodgkin's.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780597834561
Publisher:
Icon Group International, Incorporated
Publication date:
11/25/2002
Series:
Official Patient Guides
Pages:
284
Product dimensions:
8.25(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.60(d)

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