NCCN roundtable: Talking to children about cancer

Martha Aschenbrenner, Bruce Ham, Paula K. Rauch, Zoraida Sambolin, Maya Silver, Lillie D. Shockney

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Abstract

A roundtable presentation at the NCCN 19th Annual Conference focused on the child's experience when a parent has cancer and concluded that honest communication, appropriate to the child's age and temperament, is essential, and that oncology providers should institute programs that help families deal with the illness.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)777-779
Number of pages3
JournalJNCCN Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network
Volume12
Issue number5 SUPPL.
DOIs
StatePublished - May 1 2014

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Oncology

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