About the Book :
All About Breast Cancer covers, extensively and authoritatively, all topics related to diagnosis, treatment, as well as a multitude of emotions surrounding the diagnosis and treatment of breast cancer. Keeping in mind the sensitivity of women in the Indian subcontinent, the book addresses the various cultural issues a woman might face when diagnosed with breast cancer. It gives practical hints to cope with different aspects of treatment related issues. The case lets are presented to inspire women through heartwarming real-life scenarios that the author has faced in her practice of breast cancer treatment. Readers will get access to a comprehensive list of NGOs and charitable institutions that provide financial help for treatment and rehabilitation as well as emotional support.
About the Author :
Dr. Selvi Radhakrishna is a consultant oncoplastic breast surgeon and practices at Apollo Specialty Hospital and Chennai Breast Centre. Her areas of specialization are breast conservation surgery, sentinel lymph node biopsy, modified radical mastectomy and various oncoplastic breast techniques.