Most patients have never heard scarier (or more overwhelming) words than “You have breast cancer.” In the midst of fear and confusion, patients are forced into a completely new world that they don’t understand.
This book slows everything down, explains what has already happened, and provides an overview of the next steps. From understanding pathology and what affects staging to preparing for treatment, the goal is to get patients ready for their journey.
Pathology and types of spread
Staging and prognosis
Overview of treatment options and goals
This book is perfect for newly diagnosed patients.