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The activist cancer patient

how to take charge of your treatment

by Beverly Zakarian

  • 215 Want to read
  • 3 Currently reading

Published by Wiley in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cancer -- Patients -- Medical care.,
  • Patient advocacy.,
  • Self-care, Health.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 213-215) and index.

    StatementBeverly Zakarian ; foreword by Ezra M. Greenspan.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC262 .Z35 1996
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 225 p. ;
    Number of Pages225
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL968479M
    ISBN 10047112026X
    LC Control Number96004984

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