TITLE

Create a resource list for contacts

PUB. DATE
September 2010
SOURCE
Patient Education Management;Sep2010, Vol. 17 Issue 9, p100
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the importance of creating a list of contact information on various organizations and volunteers to help cancer survivors obtain information on the support and services that can be offered beyond the perimeter of the medical center.
ACCESSION #
53854339

 

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