Tag Archives: oncology

Early nuts and bolts about oncology

Hi DR Ryan here, medical oncologist, PROFESSOR, RETIRED COLONEL AND CANCER SURVIVOR and this is when tumor is the rumor and cancer is the answer. This is largely FROM A BOOK OF

WHEN TUMOR IS THE RUMOR AND CANCER IS THE ANSWER INTRODUCTION

INTRODUCTION Hi Dr Ryan here Medical oncologist and this is whentumoris the rumorand cancer is the answer     I AM SURE YOU ARE FAMILIAR WITH THE  SONG FROM CHARIOTS  OF FIRE. A MAN

SNOW JOB

Snow Job     It snowed in my clinic today. How strange? The forecast for the Oncology clinic was once again for increasing periods of foggy depression with precipitation sure to follow.

AUTONOMY AND THE CANCER PATIENT ( the right and neccessity of informed choice )

CANCER PATIENT AUTONOMY. This is the single most important concept the reader of this book must grasp. It  is the fundamental principle that all humans are independent moral agents with the personal

ANXIETY AND FEAR IN THE CANCER PATIENT

It is anxiety that is the killer. We humans suffer most when not knowing all that needs known, especially when there is so much to fear. Anxiety is fear of the unknown.