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100 1 _aWisenberg, S. L.
245 1 4 _aThe Adventures of Cancer Bitch.
260 _aIowa City :
_bUniversity of Iowa Press,
_c2009.
300 _a1 online resource (171 p.)
490 0 _aeBooks on Demand
520 _aWisenberg may have lost a breast, but she retained her humor, outrage, and skepticism toward common wisdom and most institutions. While following the prescribed protocols at the place she called Fancy Hospital, Wisenberg is unsparing in her descriptions of the fumblings of new doctors, her own awkward announcement to her students, and the mounds of unrecyclable plastic left at a survivors' walk. Combining the personal with the political, she shares her research on the money spent on pink ribbons instead of preventing pollution, and the disparity in medical care between the insured and the unin
588 _aDescription based upon print version of record.
650 4 _aBreast -- Cancer -- Anecdotes.
650 4 _aBreast -- Cancer -- Patients -- Biography.
650 4 _aBreast -- Cancer -- Patients -- Blogs.
650 4 _aWisenberg, S. L. (Sandi L.).
655 0 _aElectronic books.
776 0 8 _iPrint version:
_aWisenberg, S. L.
_tThe Adventures of Cancer Bitch
_dIowa City : University of Iowa Press,c2009
_z9781587298028
856 4 0 _uhttp://uttyler.eblib.com/patron/FullRecord.aspx?p=843277
_yClick here to view this ebook.
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