Genetic Susceptibility to Breast and Ovarian Cancer
Publisher: American College of Medical Genetics 1999
Number of pages: 236
The Guidelines have been prepared to help the primary care provider to participate in the pre- and post-test education and counseling required for every patient contemplating genetic testing for breast and ovarian cancer. Although some important genetic, epidemiological, and clinical issues remain unresolved, it is essential that all health care providers understand the familial basis of some cancers and the potential applications of genetic testing as part of the risk assessment process.
Home page url
Download or read it online for free here:
by Jessica Fulton, et al. - Department of Veterans Affairs
Palliative care improves quality of life by managing patients' physical symptoms and psychosocial distress, often provided concurrently with oncology care. Integration of palliative care services with oncology care is now considered standard ...
by Susan K Parsons, et al. - Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
The book provides a description of noninvasive imaging modalities in diagnosing cancerous tumors of the skin, proffers an analytic framework for assessing the applications of the imaging modalities, and summarizes the state of ongoing research.
by Doaa Hashad - InTech
Cancer remains a major clinical challenge as a cause of death due to its frequent poor prognosis and limited treatment options. This book addresses various cancer management related topics including new approaches for early cancer detection.
by H. Reeves, D.M. Manas, R. Lochan (eds) - InTech
The prognosis for individuals with liver cancer is frequently poor. The topic of liver tumors is comprehensively reviewed in this book, with a focus on recent developments and improved techniques relevant to both researchers and clinicians.