You Can Manage Radiation Therapy Side Effects, CD

You Can Manage Radiation Therapy Side Effects, CD

Assists new patients and patients with limited literacy skills in understanding radiation therapy treatment, coping with side effects, and talking with their providers. Each track is 2–3 minutes long, with tips to help manage side effects and feel better during treatment. Addresses skin problems, fatigue, hair loss, mouth or throat pain, nausea and vomiting, diarrhea, sexuality and fertility in men and women, urination problems, brachytherapy, and external beam radiation therapy.
format: CD/DVD
written in English
for the audience Cancer Patient
date: August 2007
National Health Information Award, Gold, 2008
NIH Plain Language Award, Silver, 2008
publication number: Q020
Radiation Therapy Side Effects CD
CD/DVD format
5 x 5 inches; lavender
Order Limit  50
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  • Description
    Assists new patients and patients with limited literacy skills in understanding radiation therapy treatment, coping with side effects, and talking with their providers. Each track is 2–3 minutes long, with tips to help manage side effects and feel better during treatment. Addresses skin problems, fatigue, hair loss, mouth or throat pain, nausea and vomiting, diarrhea, sexuality and fertility in men and women, urination problems, brachytherapy, and external beam radiation therapy.
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    for the audience  Cancer Patient
    National Health Information Award, Gold, 2008
    NIH Plain Language Award, Silver, 2008
    publication number: Q020