Chapter 6. Getting on with Life During Treatment

  1. Dr Daniel Kelly1 and
  2. Dr Faith Gibson2
  1. Roberta Woodgate

Published Online: 16 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470697740.ch6

Cancer Care for Adolescents and Young Adults

Cancer Care for Adolescents and Young Adults

How to Cite

Woodgate, R. (2008) Getting on with Life During Treatment, in Cancer Care for Adolescents and Young Adults (eds D. Kelly and F. Gibson), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470697740.ch6

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 treatment;
  • adolescents;
  • sexual health challenges;
  • health professionals;
  • education

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • Challenges facing adolescents with cancer

  • Getting on with life

  • Implications for health professionals

  • Conclusion

  • References