TITLE

Targeting the educational needs of cancer survivors takes many shapes

PUB. DATE
September 2010
SOURCE
Patient Education Management;Sep2010, Vol. 17 Issue 9, p97
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the clinical survivorship service offered by the Carolina Well Survivorship Program to educate cancer survivors to help them deal with various issues related to their post-treatment phase.
ACCESSION #
53854337

 

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