Cover: Cancer decisions--what patient? what therapy?

Cancer decisions--what patient? what therapy?

Published 1978

by Thomas L. Lincoln

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Summarizes eight years of patient counseling with respect to cancer and allied diseases. The therapeutic alternatives open to a cancer patient are reviewed. The process of research, development, and implementation is described, together with the risk implications of participation in each phase. The importance of establishing the risk of preference of the patient, rather than following the risk preference of the physician is emphasized.

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