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University of Sydney Department of Surgery

Overview
Works: 22 works in 27 publications in 1 language and 26 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Case studies 
Classifications: RC263, 616.994
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Most widely held works about University of Sydney
 
Most widely held works by University of Sydney
Understanding cancer by William H McCarthy( Visual )

3 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the causes and treatment of various types of cancer in Australia
The Road to recovery( Visual )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Of all the people who develop a cancer, about 40% will be cured. A successful outcome depends on the type of cancer, early diagnosis and staging, and a carefully designed treatment programme. This film traces the ongoing development of the three main forms of treatment; surgery, radiotherapy and chemotherapy; and discusses the patient's right to become involved in the process of deciding between these options. Where active treatment is no longer possible, specialised palliative car
Festschrift for V.H. Cumberland, M.B., M.S., F.R.C.S., F.R.A.C.S. : Royal North Shore Hospital, 9th March, 1985( Book )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Understanding cancer the patients' story( Visual )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This video is about a number of people who have been informed of their diagnosis of cancer. How they and their families have reacted to the news, their experiences with treatment and their hopes for the future are explored
Body composition analysis in the assessment of cancer cachexia treatment outcomes by Alireza Aslani( )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Patient's story( Visual )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Discusses the fear of cancer and the social isolation of many cancer patients. Includes the reactions of patients and their families to the diagnosis of cancer, their experiences with treatment, and their hopes for the future
Defining a significant stenosis in an autologous radiocephalic arteriovenous fistula for haemodialysis by Farzan Fahrtash( Book )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Pathophysiology of normal pressure hydrocephalus by Brian Kenneth Owler( )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Road to recovery( Visual )

2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Traces the ongoing development of the three main forms of cancer treatment: surgery, radiotherapy, and chemotherapy. Discusses the patient's right to become involved in the process of deciding between these options
Serum biomarkers of biliary tract cancer and preclinical pancreatic cancer by Neomal S Sandanayake( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Clinical and molecular biological studies in Hirschsprung's disease by G. D. H Croaker( )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Understanding cancer : the search for a cause( Visual )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Examines the nature and causes of cancer. Looks at how an alteration to the genetic information in a cell can cause a malignant change and result in a particular cancer. Such an alteration is often the result of environmental factors over which we have some control. Greater public awareness of the carcinogenic influence of cigarette smoke, diet, industrial chemicals, solar radiation and certain viruses, as well as hereditary factors, could dramatically reduce the indidence of cance
The Search for a cause( Visual )

2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Discusses the nature and causes of cancer including environmental factors that may cause cancer
Surgical lecture notes by University of Sydney( Book )

2 editions published between 1973 and 1984 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Venous thromboembolism : epidemiological, clinical and pathophysiological aspects by Keriaki Hitos( )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Regional analysis of tendon degeneration and disease by Joanna L Peterson( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Surgical management of diffuse malignant mesothelioma by Tristan D Yan( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Surgery lecture notes( Book )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Patients' story( Visual )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Case studies of several Australian cancer patients. Gives an account of their symptoms, their emotional reaction to positive diagnosis of cancer, and their experience with the treatment administered
Understanding cancer : the patients' story( Visual )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fear of cancer has led to the development of myths and the social isolation of many patients. The film addresses this isolation by portraying the stories of a number of patients. They discuss their reaction to the diagnosis of cancer, their treatment, their joy when told they are in remission
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identityUniversity of Sydney

University of Sydney. Dept. of Surgery

Languages
English (26)