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100 Questions & Answers About Prostate Cancer, Fifth Edition

Author(s): Pamela Ellsworth, MD, Professor of Urology, University of Central Florida College of Medicine
  • ISBN-13: 9781284152340
  • ISBN-10:1284152340
  • Paperback    262 pages      © 2019
  • Will Publish: 7/31/2018
Price: $19.95 US List
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Receiving a prostate cancer diagnosis is a difficult experience, and leaves patients and their caregivers feeling anxious and overwhelmed. What is prostate cancer? What are the treatment options? What are the sources of support? The only text to provide both the doctor’s and patient’s point of view, 100 Questions & Answers About Prostate Cancer, Fifth Edition provides authoritative, practical answers to these questions, and many more. This updated Fifth Edition provides a comprehensive discussion of what you can expect post-diagnosis along with patient commentary to give you a real-life understanding of what these steps might mean for your day-to-day life. Written by Dr. Pamela Ellsworth, a prominent urologist and best-selling author, Questions & Answers About Prostate Cancer is an invaluable resource for anyone coping with the uncertainty of a prostate cancer diagnosis.

Chapter  1  The Basics
Chapter  2  Prostate Cancer
Chapter  3  Evaluation for Prostate Cancer
Chapter  4  Prostate Cancer Staging
Chapter  5  Treatment of Prostate Cancer
Chapter  6  Complications of Treatment
Chapter  7  Social Effects of Prostate Cancer

Pamela Ellsworth, MD-Professor of Urology, University of Central Florida College of Medicine

Pamela Ellsworth, MD, is a Professor of Urology at University of Central Florida College of Medicine. She is also Chief of the Division of Pediatric Urology at Nemours Children’s Hospital in Orlando, Florida. Dr. Ellsworth is the author of many Jones & Bartlett Learning patient guides, including Little Black Book of Urology, 100 Questions & Answers About Erectile Dysfunction, 100 Questions & Answers About Bladder Cancer, and 100 Questions & Answers About Overactive Bladder and Incontinence as well as numerous book chapters and peer-reviewed journal articles. She has lectured throughout the world on a variety of urologic topics.