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Timmermann, Carsten

Cancer Patients, Cancer Pathways

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Table of contents

1. Introduction
Carsten Timmermann, Elizabeth Toon

Part I. Patients

2. Three Stories: Generations of Breast Cancer
Joanna Baines

3. Running Out of Options: Surgery, Hope and Progress in the Management of Lung Cancer, 1950s to 1990s
Carsten Timmermann

4. A Case Study in Human Experimentation: The Patient as Subject, Object and Victim
Gerald Kutcher

5. Captain Chemo and Mr Wiggly: Patient Information for Children with Cancer in the Late Twentieth Century
Emm Barnes Johnstone

Part II. Pathways

6. Knife, Rays and Women: Controversies about the Uses of Surgery versus Radiotherapy in the Treatment of Female Cancers in France and in the US, 1920–1960
Ilana Löwy

7. Measured Responses: British Clinical Researchers and Therapies for Advanced Breast Cancer in the 1960s and 1970s
Elizabeth Toon

8. Cancer Research and Protocol Patients: From Clinical Material to Committee Advisors
Peter Keating, Alberto Cambrosio

9. Uncertain Enthusiasm: PSA Screening, Proton Therapy and Prostate Cancer
Helen Valier

10. Patients and their Problems: Situated Alliances of Patient-Centred Care and Pathway Development
Teun Zuiderent-Jerak, Roland Bal, Marc Berg

11. Radicalism, Neoliberalism and Biographical Medicine: Constructions of English Patients and Patient Histories Around 1980 and Now
John Pickstone

Keywords: History, History of Science, Modern History, Social History, History of Medicine

Editor
 
Publisher
Springer
Publication year
2012
Language
en
Edition
1
Series
Science, Technology and Medicine in Modern History
Page amount
282 pages
Category
History
Format
Ebook
eISBN (PDF)
9781137272089
Printed ISBN
978-1-349-44480-9

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