Chapter 3. The Impact of Cancer on Parents and Families

  1. Dr Daniel Kelly1 and
  2. Dr Faith Gibson2
  1. Anne Grinyer

Published Online: 16 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470697740.ch3

Cancer Care for Adolescents and Young Adults

Cancer Care for Adolescents and Young Adults

How to Cite

Grinyer, A. (2008) The Impact of Cancer on Parents and Families, in Cancer Care for Adolescents and Young Adults (eds D. Kelly and F. Gibson), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470697740.ch3

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Reader in Cancer and Palliative Care, School of Health and Social Science, Middlesex University, London

  2. 2

    Senior Lecturer in Children's Cancer Nursing Research, UCL Institute of Child Healthand Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Trust, London

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405130943

Online ISBN: 9780470697740

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Keywords:

  • cancer;
  • research approach;
  • intimate moments;
  • parenting roles;
  • financial dependence

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • Making this research possible

  • The research approach

  • Renegotiating relationships within the family

  • Negotiating relationships outside the family

  • The implications for policy

  • Final Thoughts

  • References