Cancer Principles and Practice of Oncology: Handbook of Clinical Cancer Genetics (Paperback)
  • Cancer Principles and Practice of Oncology: Handbook of Clinical Cancer Genetics (Paperback)
zoom

Cancer Principles and Practice of Oncology: Handbook of Clinical Cancer Genetics (Paperback)

(author)
£48.99
Paperback 240 Pages / Published: 21/05/2013
  • We can order this

Usually dispatched within 3 weeks

  • This item has been added to your basket
Genetic testing and counseling for cancer have made great strides in recent years. The popular demand for advanced screening, advances in testing, and the response of insurance companies and corporations have all served to shape this important area of cancer risk management.This practical, user-friendly guidebook allows you to search by disease site for the hereditary cancer syndromes relevant to your patient's cancer. This handy resource will help you formulate questions when expanding that patient's personal and family history, identify the genes that are most relevant, determine whether to refer that patient for genetic counseling and testing, and guide the patient's long-term management based on the patient's mutation-positive or -negative status. The guidebook will be of equal value to the practicing oncologist, surgeon, urologist, endocrinologist, gynecologist, primary care physician, physician's assistant, advanced practice nurse, and any other clinician counseling a patient who has had cancer.Look inside and discover...* Informative overview summarizes the history and current state of genetic cancer testing.* Site-specific chapters help you locate essential facts quickly.* Expert contributors share their years of experience in genetic testing and counseling.* Timely insights address key medical, ethical, legal, and financial implications of genetic cancer testing.Be sure your patients have the advance information they need...Pick up your copy today!

Publisher: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins
ISBN: 9781451190984
Number of pages: 240
Weight: 363 g
Dimensions: 229 x 152 mm

You may also be interested in...

The Biology of Cancer
Added to basket
Oxford Handbook of Oncology
Added to basket
The Cancer Chronicles
Added to basket
Lecture Notes: Oncology
Added to basket
Laws of Medicine
Added to basket
Cancer
Added to basket
£12.50
Paperback
Mum's Not Having Chemo
Added to basket
The Chemotherapy Survival Guide
Added to basket
A World without Cancer
Added to basket
After Cleo, Came Jonah
Added to basket
Cancer Virus
Added to basket
Added Time
Added to basket
£6.99
Paperback
How Football Saved My Life
Added to basket
Oxford Handbook of Clinical Haematology
Added to basket
When I Die
Added to basket
£8.99
Paperback

Please sign in to write a review

Your review has been submitted successfully.