Diagnosis Cancer: Your Guide to the First Few Months of Healthy Survivorship, Expanded and Updated
By Wendy Schlessel Harpham, M.D.
W.W. Norton, 2003, 262 pages
The author, a physician and cancer survivor, guides patients through the first few frightening months after diagnosis. An easy-to-read format, up-to-date basic information and advice is presented on the physical, emotional and practical challenges of evaluation and treatment. This new edition includes Harpham's Decision Tool, a unique grid that helps people make informed treatment decisions in collaboration with their healthcare team.