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Conquest of Cancer : A Distant Goal (Reprint) (Paperback) (Guy Faguet)

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Based on 30 years of clinical and research experience, backed by a careful assessment of four decades of published data, Dr. Faguet documented in The War on Cancer (Springer 2005), early advances in cancer treatment and patient survival that soon stalled. Ten years later and after an exhaustive analysis of evidence-based data available through 2013 that incorporates 755 references, he reveals the root causes of the stagnation in cancer control, including the role played by major stakeholders and advocates a coordinated national effort, akin to the Apollo program, to unveil the causes of cancer and their mastery. In the interim, Dr. Faguet urges caregivers to manage patients according to the four ethical principles of beneficence, non-maleficence, respect for patients’ autonomy and justice especially at the end of life.

Edition: Reprint
Genre: Medical, Science
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Springer Verlag
Author: Guy Faguet
Language: English
Street Date: August 26, 2016
TCIN: 51569869
UPC: 9789402403879
Item Number (DPCI): 248-25-5915
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