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Published: 19 August 2004

450 Pages


ISBN: 9780198515258

Bookseller Code (AU)

Sensitivity and knowledge in perfect balance.

Cancer in Context

A practical guide to supportive care

James Brennan
in collaboration with Clare Moynihan

  • A practical, clinical handbook highlighting the central importance of the psychological and social needs of people with cancer and their families and carers
  • Combines patient experiences with academic research and clinical practice to illuminate the ways of achieving optimal supportive care
  • Covers important elements of cancer patients' experience which have been previously neglected such as working with people from different cultural backgrounds and those with special needs
  • Provides an accessible summary of the evidence base for the practical delivery of best supportive care

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