Malignant mesothelioma is a rare form of cancer that is found in the lining of the chest and lung (the pleura), the abdomen (the peritoneum), or the saclike space around the heart (the pericardium).
100 Questions & Answers About Mesothelioma is the only patient/family friendly book on mesothelioma on the market. Using the Q & A format, it explores a wide range of issues faced by the patient and his/her family, and does so in a clear, direct manner.
“It is written to try to guide; it is not written as a thesis. It is a distillation of “important things,” as opposed to a collection of useless medical facts. It is meant to be personal for those who use it, and hopefully to cool that “rage-fear” reaction that you, the reader, are probably undergoing since you, or somebody you know, has been diagnosed with the disease. We want you to be better prepared to start on this unknown path…” …preface.
The only book to provide the doctor’s and patient’s views, gives you practical answers to your questions about treatment options, sources of support, legal option, and much more.