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Your guide to prostate cancer / Roger Kirby and Claire Taylor.

By: Kirby, R. S. (Roger S.).
Contributor(s): Taylor, Claire.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: London : Hodder Arnold, 2005Description: xiii, 155 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 20 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 0340906200 (pbk.) :.Subject(s): Prostate -- Cancer -- Popular works | Prostate -- Cancer -- Treatment -- Popular worksDDC classification: 616.99463
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Your Guide to Prostate Cancer is the patient's ultimate source of essential and invaluable information. Providing all the necessary facts, guidance and support, this book will enable the reader to make informed choices and regain control of their life.

Written by Prof. Roger Kirby and Dr. Claire Taylor, world-renowned experts in this area of oncology, this book uncovers everything you need to know about prostate cancer. From explaining exactly what prostate cancer is, what causes it and its symptoms to the diagnosis, what exactly the tests involve and every treatment available, this book gives you advice that will inform, reassure and support you when you need it most.

The clear, straightforward design of the book together with original features such as myth/fact boxes, key terms, question and answer section and a chapter on who the patient/carer might meet in the NHS and their role in the treatment of the condition will prepare the reader for all that may lie ahead.

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