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The increased interest in cancer, particularly as chemotherapeutic agents become more effective, has led to a plethora of textbooks. This text is a comprehensive although occasionally brief synopsis of the current status of treatment of many forms of cancer. The authors are well-known and have published extensively in the field of cancer management.
The first part of the book covers the broad principles of cancer treatment and the second, disease-specific principles.
The general principles outlined in the first part are neither unique nor add to the management of cancer. For those not involved in the field, this part could be
Principles of Cancer Treatment.. Ann Intern Med. ;96:264. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-96-2-264_1
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1982;96(2):264.
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