The Myeloma Survival Guide makes sense of the difficult questions myeloma patients face, dealing with every aspect of life after diagnosis, from creating a wellness team to navigating treatment options to building a financial safety net. Jim Tamkin, MD, who lived with myeloma for 11 years, and Dave Visel share the insights they've gained as a doctor, patient, and caregiver, including:Everything you need to know about drugs and treatments, including stem cell transplantsHow to deal with the pain and side effects of chemotherapy, radiation, and surgeryInsurance and tax benefits to save money and get you the care you deserveTake-charge tools you can use today to feel better tomorrow
The second edition has been thoroughly updated and includes a new chapter on pills and medical adherence.
Publisher: Springer Publishing Co Inc
Number of pages: 280
Dimensions: 229 x 152 mm
Edition: 2nd Revised edition