Ruggieri's addition to Addicus' short and to-the-point consumer health books conforms to the high standards of its predecessors.” Booklist
"This book is highly recommended for consumer health collections and will be a helpful reference for patients, families and caregivers." —Consumer Connection of the American Medical Library Association
About the Author
Paul Ruggieri, MD
, is a surgeon on staff at St. Anne's Hospital in Fall River, Massachusetts. He is a fellow in the American College of Surgeons and is a member of the Society of American Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Surgeons. He is the author of A Simple Guide to Thyroid Disorders and The Surgery Handbook—A Guide to Understanding Your Operation
. He lives in Bristol, Rhode Island. Addison R. Tolentino, MD
, is a medical oncologist with the Avera Medical Group in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. He is board-certified with the American Board of Internal Medicine and the American Board of Medical Oncology, Hematology, and Internal Medicine.