ISBN 9780340742167,Breast Cancer - New Horizons In Research And Treatment

Breast Cancer - New Horizons In Research And Treatment


Edward Arnold



Edward Arnold

Publication Year 2001

ISBN 9780340742167

ISBN-10 034074216X

Paper Back

Number of Pages 368 Pages
Language (English)

Diseases & disorders

This comprehensive text on breast cancer, currently the major and most frequently fatal type of cancer in women of the western world, concentrates on new research in both the laboratory and the clinical setting. The text includes a substantial section on the possible hazards, shortcomings and benefits of breast cancer screening which remains an area of considerable controversy, and describes in detail current a future treatments with an emphasis on the latest research findings. The authors represent an international group of highly respected authorities, with editorship shared by a UK clinician, a UK expert in clinical trails and a US clinician/researcher