Radiation Therapy and You: Support for People With Cancer

Radiation Therapy and You: Support for People With Cancer

Provides facts about radiation therapy and side effects and describes how patients can care for themselves during and after treatment. Focuses on how patients can manage their side effects, symptoms to watch out for, and communicating with the health care team.
format: Booklet/Pamphlet
written in English - also available in
Español  
for the audience Cancer Patient
last printed: May 2012
National Health Information Award, Merit, 2007
NIH Plain Language Award, Gold, 2008
publication number: P123
NIH number: 12-7157
part of the collections: 
60 pages
Booklet/Pamphlet format
8.25 x 10.75 inches; blue
  • Description
    Provides facts about radiation therapy and side effects and describes how patients can care for themselves during and after treatment. Focuses on how patients can manage their side effects, symptoms to watch out for, and communicating with the health care team.
  • More Details
    for the audience  Cancer Patient
    National Health Information Award, Merit, 2007
    NIH Plain Language Award, Gold, 2008
    publication number: P123
    NIH number: 12-7157