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Krueger, Gretchen Marie.

Hope and suffering : children, cancer, and the paradox of experimental medicine / Gretchen Krueger.

p. ; cm.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

ISBN-13: 978-0-8018-8831-1 (hardcover : alk. paper)

ISBN-10: 0-8018-8831-X (hardcover : alk. paper)

1. Cancer in children—United States—History. I. Title. [DNLM: 1. Neoplasms—drug therapy—United States. 2. Neoplasms—history—United States. 3. Antineoplastic Agents—therapeutic use—United States. 4. Biomedical Research—history—United States. 5. Child—United States. 6. Family—United States. 7. History, 20th Century—United States.

QZ 11 AA1 K94h 2008]

RC281.C4K78 2008

362.196[H11032]994—dc22 2007040655

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