The Canadian Guide to Prostate CancerBook - 2008
The Complete Canadian Guide to Prostate Surgery is the first choice for all Canadian men looking for a totally comprehensive understanding of prostate health. This book covers absolutely everything you need to know, including the latest medical research on diet and lifestyle, prevention, early detection, diagnosis, step-by-step treatment options in Canada-including alternatives to surgery and issues specific to gay men-recovering intimacy, and moving on with health and energy. Is surgery necessary? What is the quickest route to recovery? Are there alternative or complementary therapies? Who are the trustworthy experts? Surgery for prostate cancer is not a simple decision; there are many other options, including doing nothing, and men must have the information they need to make informed, safe decisions about the various alternatives - and the risks. By supporting men through what can be an emotional and often confusing decision process, as well as during procedures and afterwards, The Complete Canadian Guide to Prostate allows men to be comfortable with their medical choices in Canada - whatever they decide. Canadian men and their families will find everything they need in this book to conquer prostate disease and continue living full, active lives.
Publisher: Mississauga, Ont. : J. Wiley & Sons Canada, 
Copyright Date: ©2008
Branch Call Number: 616.99463 JAM
Characteristics: xii, 260 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Alternative Title: Prostate cancer