Previvors : facing the breast cancer gene and making life-changing decisions
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Contributors:
Offit, Kenneth author of introduction,
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Eva H. Perry Regional - Adult Non-fiction
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Published:
New York : Avery, [2010].
Format:
Book
Physical Desc:
xiii, 267 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781583334058 (pbk.), 158333405X (pbk.)

Notes

General Note
"Includes the stories of Suzanne Citere, Rori Clark, Lisa Marton, Amy Rosenthal, and Mayde Wiener."
General Note
"A groundbreaking guide with the stories of five courageous women"--Cover.
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references (pages 243-254) and index.
Description
Through the incredible true stories of five young friends, as well as interviews with more than seventy top breast cancer experts, health writer Dina Roth Port addresses the universal questions of women everywhere who have watched family members suffer from the disease and wondered, "Am I next?" Full of practical information, Previvors is the first comprehensive book to guide women through the difficult process of determining their risk, weighing the options, and coping with the emotions of deciding to undergo surgery.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Port, D. R., & Offit, K. (2010). Previvors: facing the breast cancer gene and making life-changing decisions. New York: Avery.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Port, Dina Roth and Kenneth Offit. 2010. Previvors: Facing the Breast Cancer Gene and Making Life-changing Decisions. New York: Avery.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Port, Dina Roth and Kenneth Offit, Previvors: Facing the Breast Cancer Gene and Making Life-changing Decisions. New York: Avery, 2010.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Port, Dina Roth, and Kenneth Offit. Previvors: Facing the Breast Cancer Gene and Making Life-changing Decisions. New York: Avery, 2010. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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