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Author Johnstone, Emm Barnes, 1969- , author
Title The changing faces of childhood cancer : clinical and cultural visions since 1940 / Emm Barnes Johnstone, Teaching and Research Fellow, Royal Hollaway, University of London, UK with Joanna Baines, Freelance Academic Copyeditor, UK
Imprint Houndsmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire ; New York, NY : Palgrave Macmillan, 2015
book jacket
 Fu Ssu-Nien WTN LANG BK  RC281.C4 J73 2015    AVAILABLE    30530001207018
Descript xiii, 236 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Series Science, technology, and medicine in modern history
Science, technology, and medicine in modern history
Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 215-230) and index
Childhood cancer : a disease apart -- The rise of childhood leukaemia -- Working with larger numbers : the development of large-scale clinical trials -- Cancer microbes, the tumour safari, and chemical cures -- Making the news and the need for hope -- A new breed of doctor -- Living with uncertainty : three patients on trial -- Experiences of survivorship
Subject Cancer in children -- Great Britain -- History
Neoplasms -- history -- Great Britain
Neoplasms -- history -- United States
Adolescent -- Great Britain
Adolescent -- United States
Child -- Great Britain
Child -- United States
History, 20th Century -- Great Britain
History, 20th Century -- United States
History, 21st Century -- Great Britain
History, 21st Century -- United States
Infant -- Great Britain
Infant -- United States
Medical Oncology -- history -- Great Britain
Medical Oncology -- history -- United States
Alt Author Baines, Joanna, 1969-, author
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