NCCN Guidelines for Patients: Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphoma

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Below are a list of topics discussed in this book, available at the Don and Cathy Jacobs Health Education Center at the University of Kentucky.

For additional information, visit NCCN.org/patients

Topics:

How to use this book

Part 1: DLBCL Basics

Part 2: Treatment Planning

Part 3: Overview of Cancer Treatments

Part 4: Treatment Guide

Part 5: Making Treatment Decisions

Glossary

Dictionary

Acronyms

NCCN Patient Guidelines Mantle Cell Lymphoma

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Below is the list of topics for this book, available at the Don and Cathy Jacobs Health Education Center at the University of Kentucky.

Additional information can be found at the National Comprehensive Cancer Network Website: NCCN.org/patients

Introduction: How to Use This Book

Part 1: Mantle Cell Lymphoma Basics

Part 2: Treatment Planning

Part 3: Overview of Cancer Treatments

Part 4: Treatment Guide

Part 5: Making Treatment Decisions

Glossary

  1. Dictionary
  2. Acronyms

NCCN Guidelines for Patients Hodgkin Lymphoma

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Below is the list of topics for this book, available at the Don and Cathy Jacobs Health Education Center at the University of Kentucky.

Additional information can be found at the National Comprehensive Cancer Network Website: NCCN.org/patients

Part 1: Hodgkin Lymphoma basics

Part 2: Treatment Planning

Part 3: Overview of Cancer Treatments

Part 4: Treatment Guide: Classic Hodgkin Lymphoma

Part 5: Treatment Guide: Nodular Lymphocyte-Predominant Hodgkin Lymphoma

Part 6: Making Treatment Decisions

Glossary

  1. Dictionary
  2. Acronyms

NCCN Guidelines for Patients Peripheral T-Cell Lymphoma

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Below is the list of topics covered in the NCCN Guidelines book available at the Don and Cathy Jacobs Health Education Center at the University of Kentucky.

Additional information can be found at the National Comprehensive Cancer Network Website: NCCN.org/patients

How to Use This Book

Part 1: PTCL Basics

Part 2: Treatment Planning

Part 3: Overview of Cancer Treatments

Part 4: Treatment Guide

Part 5: Making Treatment Decisions

Glossary

Index

 

100 Questions and Answers About Lymphoma Peter Holman, M.D, Gregory Bociek, M.D, & Jodi Garrett, R.N

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Below are the list of topics discussed in this book. The book is available at the Don and Cathy Jacobs Health Education Center at the University of Kentucky.

Introduction

Part 1: The Basics: Understanding the Immune and Circulatory Systems

What is the Immune System?

How do the components of the Immune System function?

What is bone marrow?

Part 2:Diagnosis and Classification of Lymphoma

What is Lymphoma?

What is the difference between Hodgkin Lymphoma and Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma?

What are the symptoms of Lymphoma?

Part 3: Staging and Treatment of Lymphoma

What happens after I’m told that I have lymphoma?

Should I get a second opinion?

Apart from the biopsy, what other information is needed?

Part 4: Chemotherapy and Radiation Therapy

What is Chemotherapy

What Chemotherapy drugs are used to treat lymphoma?

How is Chemotherapy given?

Part 5: Other therapies

What is immunotherapy?

What are monoclonal antibodies?

How are monoclonal antibodies administered?

Part 6: Coping with Lymphoma

Can I continue to work?

Should I join a support group?

If I am dying, how do I cope?

Appendix: websites and resources for families and patients coping with lymphoma

Glossary

Index

 

Living with Lymphoma: A Patient’s Guide by Elizabeth M. Adler, Ph.D

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Below is a list of topics covered in this book:

Part 1: Living with Lymphoma

Chapter 1: Living with Lymphoma

Chapter 2: Symptoms and Diagnosis

Part II: Treating Lymphoma

Chapter 3: Chemotherapy

Chapter 4: Radiation Therapy and Surgery

Chapter 5: Monoclonal Antibodies and Magic Bullet Therapies

Chapter 6: Stem Cell Transplants

Chapter 7: Unconventional Therapies

Chapter 8:Survivorship

Part III: Understanding Lymphoma

Chapter 9: Basic Cell Biology and Cancer

Chapter 10: The Immune System

Chapter 11: Lymphoma Classification and Staging

Chapter 12: Possible Causes of Lymphoma

Afterward