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The Resource A cancer in the family : take control of your genetic inheritance, by Theodora Ross, M.D., Ph. D, (large print)

A cancer in the family : take control of your genetic inheritance, by Theodora Ross, M.D., Ph. D, (large print)

Label
A cancer in the family : take control of your genetic inheritance
Title
A cancer in the family
Title remainder
take control of your genetic inheritance
Statement of responsibility
by Theodora Ross, M.D., Ph. D
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Oncologist and cancer gene hunter Theo Ross delivers the first authoritative, go-to guide for people facing a genetic predisposition for cancer. This book empowers readers to face their genetic heritage without fear and make decisions that will keep them and their families healthy
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
616.99/4042
Index
index present
LC call number
RC268.4
LC item number
.R68 2016a
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Thorndike Press large print lifestyles
Label
A cancer in the family : take control of your genetic inheritance, by Theodora Ross, M.D., Ph. D, (large print)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally published: New York : Avery, an imprint of Penguin Random House, [2016]
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Knowledge that can save your life -- The double helix: biology isn't destiny -- Taking a family history: dealing with silence, dealing with drama -- Is your doctor truthy? Are you? -- Genetic counseling, genetic testing, and family conversations -- How to manage your cancer risk when information is limited -- Targeted treatments for cancer: realities, myths, possibilities -- Science is a group project: data points and you
Control code
ocn946905443
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
505 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410491305
Lccn
2016011981
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
large print
System control number
(OCoLC)946905443
Label
A cancer in the family : take control of your genetic inheritance, by Theodora Ross, M.D., Ph. D, (large print)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally published: New York : Avery, an imprint of Penguin Random House, [2016]
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Knowledge that can save your life -- The double helix: biology isn't destiny -- Taking a family history: dealing with silence, dealing with drama -- Is your doctor truthy? Are you? -- Genetic counseling, genetic testing, and family conversations -- How to manage your cancer risk when information is limited -- Targeted treatments for cancer: realities, myths, possibilities -- Science is a group project: data points and you
Control code
ocn946905443
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
505 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410491305
Lccn
2016011981
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
large print
System control number
(OCoLC)946905443

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