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Lung Cancer: Your Questions, Expert Answers, Fourth Edition

Author(s): Joan H. Schiller, MD, Professor Chief Division of Hematology/Oncology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas
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  • ISBN-13: 9781284150278
  • Paperback    118 pages      © 2019
Price: $20.95 US List
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EMPOWER YOURSELF!

No one with lung cancer needs to be alone in their fight against this disease. Lung Cancer: Your Questions, Expert Answers, Fourth Edition guides patients and their families through diagnosis, treatment and survivorship. Providing both the doctor’s and patient’s point of view, this book is a complete guide to understanding treatment options, post-treatment quality of life, sources of support, and much more. Through Lung Cancer: Your Questions, Expert Answers, Fourth Edition, expert authors use their experiences with patients to provide support and hope to the tens of thousands of people coping with lung cancer.

Part  One  The Basics
Part  Two  Diagnosis and Staging
Part  Three  Treatment Options
Part  Four  Coping with the Symptoms of Lung Cancer
Part  Five  Living with Lung Cancer
Appendix  Where Can I Find More Information?

Joan H. Schiller, MD-Professor Chief Division of Hematology/Oncology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas

Joan H. Schiller, MD, was trained at the University of Illinois Medical School, completed her internship and residency in Internal Medicine at Northwestern University Hospital in Chicago, and completed her training in Medical Oncology at the University of Wisconsin. She joined the UW faculty in 1987 and is a Professor of Medicine in the Department of Medicine. Dr. Schiller is currently head of the UW Combined Modality Lung Cancer Clinic and regularly sees patients with lung cancer and her colleagues in radiation therapy and thoracic surgery. In addition to patient care, she has a very active clinical research program, has published numerous articles related to the diagnosis and treatment of lung cancer, and in internationally recognized for her work in this area.

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