The Breast Cancer Survival Manual, Sixth Edition: A Step-by-step Guide For Women With Newly Diagnosed Breast Cancer by John LinkThe Breast Cancer Survival Manual, Sixth Edition: A Step-by-step Guide For Women With Newly Diagnosed Breast Cancer by John Link

The Breast Cancer Survival Manual, Sixth Edition: A Step-by-step Guide For Women With Newly…

byJohn Link

Paperback | November 7, 2017

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One of the most comprehensive and bestselling books on breast cancer treatment and survival, completely revised and updated

The sixth edition of Breast Cancer Survival Manual provides essential updates on treatment and care, enhancing the basic information that has made this the most trusted guide for women diagnosed with breast cancer for the past two decades. This edition includes the most current advice on:
· The new genomic classification of breast cancer and its importance in treatment planning
· Cancer gene testing, which determines if a woman will benefit from chemotherapy
· New developments in breast cancer treatments with new targeted agents
· The continued importance of getting a second opinion: why it's important, what questions to ask, and how to decide which team of doctors is best for you.

Conscious of the rapidly evolving spectrum of treatment options, Dr. John Link outlines the latest findings and professional wisdom for patients in pursuit of the most effective treatment plan for them. The Breast Cancer Survival Manual continues to be a must-have for any woman seeking accurate and accessible information about managing breast cancer today.

DR. JOHN LINK is recognized as one of the world's leading breast cancer specialists, and is the pioneer developer of Breastlink Medical Group in Southern California.
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Title:The Breast Cancer Survival Manual, Sixth Edition: A Step-by-step Guide For Women With Newly…Format:PaperbackDimensions:224 pages, 9.07 × 6.2 × 0.63 inPublished:November 7, 2017Publisher:St. Martin's PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1250144523

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Table of Contents

Introduction
Chapter 1: Breast Cancer Basics
Chapter 2: The Launchpad: Knowledge is Power and the Importance of Second Opinions
Chapter 3: The Genomic Types of Breast Cancer
Chapter 4: Understanding the Biopsy Results
Chapter 5: Local Control
Chapter 6: Systemic Therapies
Chapter 7: Luminal Breast Cancer or Hormone Positive Breast Cancer
Chapter 8: Her2 Positive Breast Cancer
Chapter 9: Triple Negative Breast Cancer
Chapter 10: Role of Radiation Therapy
Chapter 11: Managing Side Effects of Treatments
Chapter 12: Genetic Testing and Risk Assessment
Chapter 13: Nutrition, Supplements, and Healthy Lifestyle
Chapter 14: Clinical Research Trials
Chapter 15: Life After Breast Cancer
Conclusion