Karen Lindsey, Susan M. Love MD, and Elizabeth Love - Dr. Susan Love's Breast Book - Little, Brown Book Group

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Dr. Susan Love's Breast Book

By Karen Lindsey, Susan M. Love MD, and Elizabeth Love
Co Written by Elizabeth Love, Karen Lindsey, and Susan M. Love

  • Paperback
  • £15.99

For a woman faced with a diagnosis of breast cancer, the information available today is vast, uneven, and confusing. For more than two decades, readers have relied on Dr. Susan Love's Breast Book to guide them through this frightening thicket of research and opinion to find the best possible options for their particular situations. This sixth edition explains exciting advances in targeted treatments, hormonal therapies, safer chemotherapy, and immunologic approaches as well as new forms of surgery and radiation. There is extensive guidance for the increasing number of women living for years with metastatic breast cancer. With Dr. Love's warm support, readers can sort the facts from the fads, ask the right questions, and recognize when a second opinion might be wise.

Still the "Bible" (New York Times) and the "seminal work" (LA Times) for women who want the most authoritative guidance through all stages of their disease and recovery.

For a woman faced with a diagnosis of breast cancer, the information available today is vast, uneven, and confusing. For more than two decades, readers have relied on Dr. Susan Love's Breast Book to guide them through this frightening thicket of research and opinion to find the best possible options for their particular situations. This sixth edition explains exciting advances in targeted treatments, hormonal therapies, safer chemotherapy, and immunologic approaches as well as new forms of surgery and radiation. There is extensive guidance for the increasing number of women living for years with metastatic breast cancer. With Dr. Love's warm support, readers can sort the facts from the fads, ask the right questions, and recognize when a second opinion might be wise.

Biographical Notes

Susan M. Love, MD, MBA, is Clinical Professor of Surgery at UCLA and President and Medical Director of the Dr. Susan Love Research Foundation. A founder of the National Breast Cancer Coalition, she was appointed to the National Cancer Advisory Board by President Clinton. Karen Lindsey has coauthored all editions of Dr. Susan Love's Breast Book.

  • Other details

  • ISBN: 9780738218212
  • Publication date: 08 Sep 2015
  • Page count: 704
  • Imprint: Da Capo Lifelong Books
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