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Abeloff: Abeloff's Clinical Oncology, 4th ed.; 2008. ---MDConsult

Cancer Care for the Whole Patient : Meeting Psychosocial Health Needs / Nancy E. Adler and Ann E. K. Page, Editors, Board on Health Care Services; 2008.
This publication provides recommendations that oncology providers, health policy makers, educators, health insurers, health planners, researchers and research sponsors, and consumer advocates should undertake to ensure that the provision of appropriate psychosocial health services can be met.

Cancer Management: A Multidisciplinary Approach, 10th Edition, 2007.
This tenth edition reflects the ongoing commitment of the over 118 contributors to rapidly disseminate to oncologists the most current information on the clinical management of cancer patients.

Cancer Medicine / Kufe, Donald W.; Pollock, Raphael E.; Weichselbaum, Ralph R.; Bast, Robert C., Jr.; Gansler, Ted S.; Holland, James F.; Frei III, Emil, editors; 6th ed.; c2003.

Comparative Oncology / Baba, Alecsandru Ioan; Câtoi, Cornel Bucharest: The Publishing House of the Romanian Academy; 2007.

Dynamics of Cancer:  Incidence, Inheritance, and Evolution / by Stephen A. Frank; 2007.  Also available in PDF format.

Familial Cancer Syndromes / Riegert-Johnson, Douglas L.; Boardman, Lisa A.; Hefferon, Timothy; Spurck, Lauren, editors; Bethesda (MD): National Library of Medicine (US), NCBI; 2009.

From Cancer Patient to Cancer Survivor:  Lost in Transition / National Cancer Policy Board; 2006.

Improving Palliative Care for Cancer / Kathleen M. Foley and Hellen Gelband, Editors, National Cancer Policy Board, National Research Council; 2001.
Examines the barriers that keep those in need from getting good palliative care while providing better information about currently used interventions; and greater knowledge about, and access to, palliative care. Published by the Institute of Medicine.

Meeting Psychosocial Needs of Women with Breast Cancer / edited by Maria Hewitt, Roger Herdman, and Jimmie Holland; 2004.

Musculoskeletal Cancer Surgery: Treatment of Sarcomas and Allied Diseases / by Martin Malawer and Paul H. Sugarbaker; 2001.
This surgical text describes and illustrates the step-by-step descriptions of surgical techniques for the management of bone and soft-tissue tumors of the extremities, shoulder and pelvic girdle sarcomas. This text has over 400 color illustrations and schematic drawings, in addition to imaging studies and full color intraoperative and clinical photographs. Adobe Acrobat Reader is required for viewing and printing.

NCI Drug Dictionary  
This resource from the National Cancer Institute contains technical definitions and synonyms for more than 500 agents that are being used in the treatment of patients with cancer or cancer-related conditions.

Options in the Treatment of Head and Neck Cancer / edited by Marshall R. Posner; c2006.  Adobe Acrobat Reader required.

Oxford Specialist Handbook Surgical Oncology, 2nd ed.; 2009. --- Oxford Medicine "new"

Unconventional Cancer Therapies, 3rd ed., 2000.
This manual is designed to provide objective information for patients and their families on about 46 of the several hundred unconventional alternative and complementary cancer therapies. The BC Cancer Agency compiled this information consisting of direct quotations from the medical, peer-reviewed book and journal literature.

Understanding Breast Cancer Guide
The Susan G. Komen for the Cure Foundation created this in-depth guide containing up-to-date information on breast cancer, its diagnosis and treatment, risk factors and screening, along with a host of other topics. The Adobe Acrobat Reader required to print its many sections of this guide.



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