The Cancer Society would like to thank for their reviews, advice, and contributions:
Associate Professor Bridget Robinson
Medical Oncologist, Oncology Service, ChristchurchHospital, and the ChristchurchSchool of Medicine and Health Sciences
Dr Andrew Simpson
Medical Oncologist, Blood and Cancer Centre, WellingtonHospital
Dr Carol Johnson
Radiation Oncologist, Blood and Cancer Centre, WellingtonHospital
Associate Professor Dr Chris Atkinson
Medical Oncologist, Oncology Service, ChristchurchHospital and the Cancer Society of New Zealand’s Medical Director
Meg Biggs, Julie Holt, and Liz Wright
Cancer Society Information Nurses
We also thank the women with secondary breast cancer who reviewed this edition and offered many valuable suggestions.
Breast Cancer Care UK gave the Cancer Society permission to reproduce text from their booklet Secondary Breast Cancer in this edition.
Cancer affects New Zealanders from all walks of life, and all regions of our beautiful country. This cover photo of Mountain daisies (Celmisia verbascifolia) in the head of the Routeburn left branch was taken by Rob Suisted.
Many thanks to the Cancer Society volunteers who agreed to be photographed for our booklet covers.
Cancer Society of New Zealand Inc. (2009)
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