Cancer Supportive Care Spotlight
The Center to Advance Palliative Care (CAPC) hosts an abundance of resources for providers of supportive care.
This informational piece from the National Cancer Institute shows the findings from Supportive Care research that indicates how interventions, such as medicine and other therapies can improve a patient’s quality of life, prevent, and relieve suffering during cancer therapy.
In this article from the Institute for Healthcare Improvement we learn how end-of-life wishes are important pieces of information frequently overlooked in a patient’s chart.
When four-time cancer survivor Janice Feenstra was diagnosed with an incurable, but treatable cancer, she was hopeful and ready to endure chemotherapy and radiation to keep the cancer under control.
In this video from OncologyTube, one physician shares his thoughts on how patients should be spoken to regarding their prognosis and care plan.
The articles above are from our dedicated Cancer Supportive Care e-magazine. You can follow us on Flipboard or Twitter, or just watch for the links to this and our other magazines in our regular weekly BioBlog emails. (Don’t get our emails yet? Subscribe here!)