With your free Meso Guide, you will receive the best-selling book 100 Questions & Answers About Mesothelioma (Third Edition). Authored by Dr. Harvey I. Pass and other experts on mesothelioma, the 100 Questions book will answer many questions that you have on a wide range of topics.
The format of the 100 Questions book is user-friendly and organized by topics. Questions 1 through 7 are about “The Basics” of mesothelioma including what the disease is, what causes mesothelioma and how mesothelioma can be prevented. Questions 8 through 19 discuss issues relating to the “Diagnosis” and “Treatment” of mesothelioma including getting second opinions and how to find the best doctors. Questions 20 through 23 talk about “Coping” with mesothelioma including getting emotional and social support. Questions 24 through 32 discuss the “Politics” of mesothelioma and the patient’s “Legal Rights”. You will find more complete information about your legal rights in the Financial Compensation booklet that is also included with your free Meso Guide.
Questions 33 through 61 address “Treatment” options and answers questions including: “What is staging and why is it important? What are the survival rates for mesothelioma? And what are the treatment options for mesothelioma?”. This section discusses chemotherapy, surgical options and clinical trials. You will find more complete and updated information about mesothelioma clinical trials in The Mesothelioma Clinical Trial Digest book that you will also receive with your free Meso Guide.
Questions 62 through 71 address “Decision Making” including how to weigh the many medical options available to mesothelioma patients. This section discusses issues such as chemotherapy, experimental therapies and alternative therapies. Questions 72 through 86 detail “Effects of Therapy” including how to alleviate pain, as well as information about eating, exercise and follow-up care. Questions 87 through 89 addresses “Recurrence of the Disease” and how recurrence of mesothelioma is treated.
It is Questions 90 through 97, however, that may connect most powerfully with caregivers and family members of mesothelioma patients. This section of the 100 Questions book is full of insights from a wife and daughter (Sarah E. Lake and Sarah A. Lake) of a mesothelioma patient who survived the disease for 10 years. The advice and insights of the Lake family will be very helpful for those giving love and support to mesothelioma patients.
The 100 Questions book is a must-read for mesothelioma patients and their family members. That is why we have included it in our free Meso Guide.
Request your free Meso Guide today to receive the 100 Questions book and more.