Christmas 2009

Andrijević-Matovac, Vesna
December 2009
Croatian Medical Journal;Dec2009, Vol. 50 Issue 6, p604
Academic Journal
A personal narrative is presented which explores the author's experience of having surgery for breast cancer, along with her reflections on diagnosis.


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