Journals Higher Education



Published: 27 April 2022

192 Pages


ISBN: 9780190672867

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Cancer Navigation

Charting the Path Forward for Low Income Women of Color

Anjanette Wells, Sanders Thompson Vetta L., Will Ross, Carol Camp Yeakey, and Sheri Notaro

  • Accessibly written for professionals, students, and caregivers
  • Offers a unique perspective for navigating cancer including prevention, diagnosis, treatment, and survivorship
  • Presents strategies that look beyond working with women in the abstract, to considering the social determinants of health and contextual strategies that situate women in their environment and in the health care system, which can enhance the assistance and care
  • Provides a framework for the care of low income women of color with cancer or other illnesses