Lost in transition

Buckland, Timothy W.
November 2011
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;11/8/2011, Vol. 183 Issue 16, p1940
Academic Journal
The author reflects on the emotional tolls faced by young adults diagnosed with cancer. An overview of his experience being diagnosed with cancer wherein he was segregated by his physical appearance and emotional instability. He also notes that the lives of young adults with cancer are inherently transitional and that their emotional hardships could not come at a worse time.


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