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作者 Krueger, Gretchen Marie
書名 Hope and suffering : children, cancer, and the paradox of experimental medicine / Gretchen Krueger
出版項 Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2008
國際標準書號 9780801888311 (hardcover : alk. paper)
080188831X (hardcover : alk. paper)
book jacket
館藏地 索書號 處理狀態 OPAC 訊息 條碼
 傅斯年圖書館西文圖書區  RC281.C4 K94 2008    在架上    30530001046382
說明 x, 216 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
附註 Includes bibliographical references and index
"Glioma babies," families, and cancer in children in the 1930s -- "Cancer, the child killer": Jimmy and the redefinition of a dread disease -- Death be not proud: children, families, and cancer in postwar America -- "Against all odds": chemotherapy and the medical management of acute leukemia in the 1950s -- "Who's afraid of death on the leukemia ward?": remission, relapse, and child death in the 1960s and 1970s -- "The truly cured child": prolonged survival and the late effects of cancer
主題 Cancer in children -- United States -- History
Neoplasms -- drug therapy -- United States
Neoplasms -- history -- United States
Antineoplastic Agents -- therapeutic use -- United States
Biomedical Research -- history -- United States
Child -- United States
Family -- United States
History, 20th Century -- United States
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