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Oesophageal cancer reading list

Men and women discussing non oesophageal cancer

This page gives details of a selection of booklets and leaflets about oesophageal cancer. There is information about

 

Books about oesophageal cancer

You can find a list of books about cancer, treatments, and living with cancer on our general reading list.

100 Questions and Answers about Esophageal Cancer 2nd edition
Ginex P, Jingeleski M, Frazzitta B and Bains M. (2009)
Jones and Bartlett Publishers
ISBN: 978 0763760526

This book gives answers to the most common questions about oesophageal cancer. It is by American authors, and so not all the information will be relevant to UK readers.

 

Booklets and factsheets from other organisations

From Macmillan Cancer Support

Diet and cancer (also on audiotape and CD)
Lost for words - how to talk to someone with cancer
Sexuality and cancer (also on audiotape and CD)
Talking about your cancer (also on audiotape and CD)
Talking to children about cancer (also on audiotape and CD)
Understanding cancer of the gullet (oesophagus) (also on audiotape and CD)
Understanding cancer research trials (clinical trials) (also on audiotape and CD)
Understanding chemotherapy (also on audiotape and CD)
Understanding radiotherapy (also on audiotape and CD)

From the Oesophageal Patient’s Association

A guide to life after oesophageal/gastric surgery
Swallowing - nutrition when it’s difficult

From CORE (used to be called Digestive Disorders Foundation)

Barrett's oesophagus
Cancer of the oesophagus

From the Barrett's Oesophagus Campaign

What is Barrett's oesophagus?
Treatments for Barrett's oesophagus

 

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Updated: 7 August 2012