|Concise Review of the Disease and Treatment Options: 2017 Edition|
by International Myeloma Foundation
The IMF Concise Review of the Disease and Treatment Options is an overview of myeloma, with a discussion of the pathophysiology, clinical features, and treatment options. It is hoped that the information will be helpful to health professionals and patients alike.
|Multiple Myeloma: Learn What Is Cause, Risk Factors, Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment and Health Care (Illustrated)|
Multiple Myeloma - Enhanced Edition: Learn What Is Cause, Risk Factors, Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment and Health Care (Annotated and Illustrated) provides you overall information about brain tumor. This book was written by Medical Professionals from National Cancer Institute with scientific details. You will learn the cause, risk factors, symptoms, treatments, etc that will helpful for both readers who are interesred in health and whoever have a member in family suffer from cancer. Moreover,...
|The Myeloma Survival Guide: Essential Advice for Patients and Their Loved Ones|
by Demos Health
The definitive guide to living a longer, fuller life with myeloma
The Myeloma Survival Guide makes sense of the difficult questions myeloma patients face, dealing with every aspect of life after diagnosis, from creating a wellness team to navigating treatment options to building a financial safety net. Jim Tamkin, MD, who lived with myeloma for 11 years, and Dave Visel share the insights they've gained as a doctor, patient, and caregiver, including:
Everything you need to...
|A Lucky Life Interrupted: A Memoir of Hope|
by Random House
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • WITH A NEW PREFACE BY THE AUTHOR • A powerful memoir of a dramatic year spent battling cancer and reflecting on a long, happy, and lucky life—from the bestselling author of The Greatest Generation, whose iconic career in journalism has spanned more than fifty years
Tom Brokaw has led a fortunate life, with a strong marriage and family, many friends, and a brilliant journalism career culminating in his twenty-two...
|Understanding MGUS and Smoldering Myeloma|
This booklet contains information about monoclonal gammopathy of undetermined significance (MGUS) and smoldering multiple myeloma (SMM). Neither is an active disease state, but both are precursor states to active myeloma. It is therefore important to understand if, when, and how active myeloma might evolve and what monitoring and/or interventions are appropriate.
|100 Questions & Answers About Myeloma (100 Questions and Answers)|
by Jones & Bartlett Learning
Whether you’re a newly diagnosed myeloma patient, a survivor, or a friend or relative of either, this book offers help. The only text to provide the doctor’s and patient’s views, 100 Questions & Answers About Myeloma, Third Edition gives you authoritative, practical answers to your questions about treatment options, post-treatment quality of life, sources of support, and much more. Written by a hematologist-oncologist specializing in myeloma treatment, and...
Multiple myeloma is the second most prevalent hematologic cancer after non-Hodgkin lymphoma. While great strides have been made to improve survival rates with this disease, and positive outcomes have been attained over the last ten years, multiple myeloma remains an incurable disease. The purpose of this course is to provide healthcare professionals in contact with multiple myeloma patients the information necessary to provide optimum care, treatment, and patient education. In addition, members...
|Shifting Paradigms in Multiple Myeloma: Future Insights to Practice: An accredited e-Monograph|
by MediCom Worldwide, Inc.
While multiple myeloma (MM) remains incurable, survival benefits afforded by new therapeutic and management strategies are leading to a significant present day paradigm shift of consideration of MM as a chronic disease to be managed, rather than an inevitably fatal cancer. This e-monograph brings world-leading myeloma experts together to discuss some of the most talked about and anticipated issues in myeloma today, including current and future practice for patients with smoldering myeloma, the...
|The Bright Hour: A Memoir of Living and Dying|
by Simon & Schuster
* INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER *
“Stunning…heartrending…this year’s When Breath Becomes Air.” —Nora Krug, The Washington Post
“Beautiful and haunting.” —Matt McCarthy, MD, USA TODAY
“Deeply affecting…simultaneously heartbreaking and funny.” —People (Book of the Week)
“Vivid, immediate.” —Laura Collins-Hughes, The Boston Globe
|In The Blood: The Faces of Multiple Myeloma Cancer|
It's in the blood. Multiple Myeloma,is the cancer that has no cure. I am living with my daughter's story, actually, my son-in-law's, who is living it every moment of every day. I have watched my daughter as she holds back tears in front of strangers, and lets the floodgates open sittings alone in the dark at night. She, as many of us do, anticipate their loved one dwindling before their eyes, wasting away in inches in the short lifespan drafted out by doctors' pens. But every day they hold...