Cancer Guides

Patient Resource Cancer Guide, Eighth Edition, Summer 2014, is an invaluable resource for any newly diagnosed or restaged cancer patient. This comprehensive guide covers many of the major cancer types and includes crucial information about treatment options and side effects as well as a complete list of treatment centers and financial assistance organizations in the U.S. Plus, read personal survivor stories from those who know how it feels to hear the words, “You have cancer.”

Patient Resource Guide to Understanding Clinical Trials included in each edition!

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Acute Promyelocytic Leukemia, 2nd Edition, provided in both English and Spanish language editions, is only available via a free PDF download. The guide provides patients with information about the diagnosis and treatment of APL and includes information on molecular testing, phases of treatment and the importance of monitoring molecular response. Download the free English PDF.
This is the Spanish version of the Acute Promyelocytic Leukemia, 2nd Edition. Download the free Spanish PDF.
Cancer Survivorship provides survivors with the tools needed to navigate life after cancer. Tips on creating a survivorship plan and returning to work are included, as well as physical and emotional late effects. Published in partnership with the LIVESTRONG Foundation, content addresses the best ways survivors can manage stress and body image issues as well as find meaning and hope through spirituality, meeting with other survivors or serving as an advocate. Two personal stories are also included. Place your order for a free guide. Download the free PDF.
Understanding Clinical Trials describes the path of developing new medications and treatments that starts with the clinical trial process. Content includes information about how trials work and addresses many of the myths associated with cancer clinical trials. The various phases of trials are explained, and readers can learn about how drugs are developed through the pharmaceutical companies, including the FDA-approval process. A list of online search tools to find a clinical trial is also included.

Patient Resource Guide to Understanding Clinical Trials is included in each Patient Resource Cancer Guide Summer 2014 edition!

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Financial Considerations for Patients, Second Edition, is a valuable publication that provides patients and their families with a road map to managing the costs of a cancer diagnosis and includes information on prescription assistance programs, help with medical and living expenses, legal issues, managing cancer-related paperwork, and handling insurance matters. Place your order for a free guide. Download the free PDF.
Leukemia, Lymphoma & Multiple Myeloma, Fourth Edition, provides patients with an overview of the various types and subtypes of these three cancers. The guide includes details about staging and treatment options for all of the most common and many rare forms of leukemia and lymphoma as well as content about the development and treatment of multiple myeloma. A list of bone marrow transplant centers and financial and advocacy resources is also included. Place your order for a free guide. Download the free PDF.
Lung Cancer, Third Edition, provides lung cancer patients and their loved ones with the details they need upon diagnosis. The guide is published in partnership with the International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer, and all content has been thoroughly reviewed by medical experts who treat lung cancer patients. The information includes details regarding treatment options, staging, and symptom and side-effect management as well as the many advocacy and financial resources available. Place your order for a free guide. Download the free PDF.
Melanoma, Second Edition, is a Patient Resource guide published in partnership with the Joanna M. Nicolay Melanoma Foundation and provides patients and their loved ones with the details they need upon diagnosis. The guide includes details regarding treatment options, staging, pathology and symptom and side-effect management as well as available advocacy and financial resources, and all content has been thoroughly reviewed by medical ex¬perts who treat melanoma. Place your order for a free guide. Download the free PDF.
Personalized Medicine helps patients understand biomarkers and how they can help guide cancer treatments as well as the importance of diagnostic testing in developing a personalized approach for appropriate patients. Also included are a list of financial and advocacy patient resources as well as personal experiences of cancer patients who had personalized medicine as part of their treatment plan. Place your pre-order for a free guide. Download the free PDF.
Renal Cell Carcinoma is a comprehensive publication that explores the most common type of kidney cancer. More than 60,000 people are diagnosed with RCC each year, and this guide provides valuable information to help them upon diagnosis, including sections on staging, treatment options and side effect management as well as a list of available advocacy and financial resources. Place your order for a free guide. Download the free PDF.
Supportive Care provides details about short-term and long-term side effects brought on by cancer treatments, including chemotherapy, radiation, targeted therapy and surgery, as well as the best ways to effectively manage them. Treatment options to relieve side effects are also included along with a comprehensive list of advocacy and financial resources and personal story from a cancer survivor. Place your order for a free guide. Download the free PDF.
The new publication, Women's Cancers Guide includes diagnosis and treatment information for women diagnosed with breast, ovarian, cervical and uterine cancers. This publication is being expanded from a breast cancer only focus to include the gynecologic cancers and assist more cancer patients to find the information they need. It will also discuss testing, staging and treatment-related side effects for each of these cancer types. Lists of breast cancer treatment facilities, financial resources and patient advocacy groups are included. Place your order for a free guide.

 

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