Key Features

  • Outlines the steps after diagnosis to guide you through formulating a treatment or patient care plan.
  • Emphasizes important points—such as new blood antibody testing as a supplement to PSA testing to identify patients at risk for prostate cancer—with “key points” boxes at the beginning of each chapter and pedagogic features throughout.
  • Summarizes the process of accurately diagnosing and staging cancer in a logical, almost algorithmic, approach for easy reference.
  • Discusses the treatment of early-stage disease so you have clear options for care.
  • Complements the procedures outlined in the text with full-color photographs and line drawings to reinforce your understanding of the material.
  • Features a CD-ROM showing video clips of diagnostic procedures, as well as all of the images, tables, and drawings from the text to help you better manage your patients.

Details

Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2011
Imprint:
Saunders
Electronic ISBN:
9780323249041
Electronic ISBN:
9780323415651
Print ISBN:
9781416045755
Electronic ISBN:
9781455708840

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