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Title Cancer patients, cancer pathways [electronic resource] : historical and sociological perspectives / edited by Carsten Timmermann, Elizabeth Toon.
Publication Info. Basingstoke : Palgrave Macmillan, 2012.
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 Libraries Electronic Books  ELECTRONIC BOOKS-DDA    AVAIL. ONLINE
Description 1 online resource.
Series Science, technology, and medicine in modern history.
Contents Introduction; C.Timmermann & E.Toon -- Three Stories: Generations of Breast Cancer; J.Baines -- Running Out of Options: Surgery, Hope and Progress in the Management of Lung Cancer, 1950s to 1990s; C.Timmermann -- A Case Study in Human Experimentation: The Patient as Subject, Object and Victim; G.J.Kutcher -- Captain Chemo and Mr Wiggly: Patient Information for Children with Cancer in the Late Twentieth Century; E.B.Johnstone -- Knife, Rays and Women: Controversies about the Uses of Surgery versus Radiotherapy in the Treatment of Female Cancers in France and in the US, 1920-1960; I.Ḻwy -- Measured Responses: British Clinical Researchers and Therapies for Advanced Breast Cancer in the 1960s and 1970s; E.Toon -- Cancer Research and Protocol Patients: From Clinical Material to Committee Advisors; P.Keating & A.Cambrosio -- Uncertain Enthusiasm: PSA Screening, Proton Therapy, and Prostate Cancer; H.Valier -- Patients and their Problems: Situated Alliances of Patient-Centred Care and Pathway Development; T.Zuiderent-Jerak, R.Bal & M.Berg -- Radicalism, Neoliberalism and Biographical Medicine: Constructions of English Patients and Patient Histories around 1980 and Now; J.V.Pickstone.
Note Includes index.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Perth, W.A. Available via World Wide Web.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Cancer -- Research -- Europe -- History.
Cancer -- Research -- North America -- History.
Cancer -- Treatment -- Europe -- History.
Cancer -- Treatment -- North America -- History.
Cancer -- Social aspects -- Europe.
Cancer -- Social aspects -- North America.
Added Author Timmermann, Carsten, 1966-
Toon, Elizabeth.
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Related To Print version: Cancer patients, cancer pathways. Basingstoke : Palgrave Macmillan, 2012 9781137272072
ISBN 9781137272089 (electronic bk.)
1137272082 (electronic bk.)
9781137272072
1137272074
Standard No. 9786613954008
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