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New York : Quill, 2003.
4th ed.
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xx, 1113 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
RLD Woodland Park Adult Non-Fiction
616.994 Mor

For more than twenty years, Choices has been the leading source-book for cancer patients and their families. Fully revised to cover the latest medical and technological breakthroughs, Choices, Fourth Edition, provides the most up-to-date and essential facts on cancer, from diagnosis to recovery -- medication and nutrition, symptoms and stages, and all available surgical and nonsurgical treatments -- in an accessible, easy-to-use Q&A format. The book also includes checklists of essential questions for your doctor; useful Internet resources; a state-by-state listing of cancer-related programs, organizations, and services; reviews of complementary and alternative therapies; updated listings of chemotherapy drugs and their side effects; the facts on common misconceptions regarding cancer treatments; and advice on practical living concerns for both survivors and caregivers.

Recommended by health-care professionals nationwide, Choices is a unique and invaluable reference. Marion Morra and Eve Potts's clear, compassionate advice is on every page, offering reassurance with the informed knowledge every cancer patient needs to make the right decisions throughout the treatment process.

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APA Citation (style guide)

Morra, M. E., & Potts, E. (2003). Choices. 4th ed. New York: Quill.

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Morra, Marion E and Eve. Potts. 2003. Choices. New York: Quill.

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Morra, Marion E and Eve. Potts, Choices. New York: Quill, 2003.

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Morra, Marion E., and Eve Potts. Choices. 4th ed. New York: Quill, 2003. Print.

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