President's Cancer Panel 2003-2004 Annual Report: Living Beyond Cancer: Finding a New Balance

President's Cancer Panel 2003-2004 Annual Report: Living Beyond Cancer: Finding a New Balance

Takes a lifespan approach to describing cancer survivorship issues, focusing particularly on the post-treatment period. Identifies issues common to people regardless of age at diagnosis and enumerates challenges specific to those diagnosed as children, adolescents and young adults, adults, and older adults. Drawn from testimony received at President’s Cancer Panel meetings conducted between May 2003 and January 2004, which included survivors, caregivers, health care providers, and advocates.
format: Monograph/Technical Report
written in English
for the audience General Public, Health Professional, Researcher
date: May 2004
NIH Plain Language Award, Honorable Mention, 2005
publication number: P986
PCP 2003 2004 Annual Report
87 pages
Monograph/Technical Report format
8.25 x 10.75 inches; blue and brown
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    Takes a lifespan approach to describing cancer survivorship issues, focusing particularly on the post-treatment period. Identifies issues common to people regardless of age at diagnosis and enumerates challenges specific to those diagnosed as children, adolescents and young adults, adults, and older adults. Drawn from testimony received at President’s Cancer Panel meetings conducted between May 2003 and January 2004, which included survivors, caregivers, health care providers, and advocates.
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    for the audience  General Public, Health Professional, Researcher
    NIH Plain Language Award, Honorable Mention, 2005
    publication number: P986