100 Questions & Answers About Triple Negative Breast Cancer

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100 Questions and Answers About Triple Negative Breast Cancer

Overview
Approximately10-20% of breast cancer patients are diagnosed with triple-negative breast cancer. Questions & Answers About Triple Negative Breast Cancer provides authoritative and practical answers to the most common questions asked by patients and their loved ones. This easy-to-read book is a comprehensive guide to the basics of triple negative breast cancer, risk factors and prevention, diagnosis, treatment, survivorship, and life after diagnosis. Written by renowned medical experts on the topic, Questions & Answers About Triple Negative Breast Cancer is an invaluable resource for anyone coping with the physical and emotional turmoil of this challenging type of breast cancer.

Authors
Carey K. Anders, MD, Assistant Professor, Breast Cancer, Lineberger Cancer Center, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina
Nancy U Lin, MD, Nancy U. Lin, MD, Instructor in Medicine, Hardvard Medical School Breast Oncologist, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, Massachusetts

Details
ISBN-13: 9781449609306 Paperback, 184 pages, © 2012

Table of Contents
Part 1 The Basics of Breast Cancer, Specifically Triple Negative Breast Cancer
Part 2 Risk Factors and Prevention
Part 3 Inherited Breast Cancer
Part 4 Diagnosis
Part 5 Treatment for Early-Stage Triple Negative Breast Cancer
Part 6 Survivorship: Life After a Diagnosis of Triple Negative Breast Cancer
Part 7 Natural History of Triple Negative Breast Cancer
Part 8 Management of Advanced Triple Negative Breast Cancer
Part 9 Clinical Trials
Part 10 Crossroads, Making Plans and End-of-Life