Oncology Critical Care
by Jeffrey B. Hoag (ed.)
Publisher: InTech 2016
Number of pages: 184
According to the American Cancer Society, more than 1.6 million people will be diagnosed with cancer during this year. Evidence supports rapid activation of critical care services leading to improved outcomes in cancer patients.
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