TITLE

New guidelines for cancer care

PUB. DATE
December 2013
SOURCE
Australian Nursing & Midwifery Journal;Dec2013/Jan2014, Vol. 21 Issue 6, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on guidelines on cancer pain management and the management of sarcoma which were released in 2013 by the Cancer Council of Australia and are designed to help patients and clinicians make evidence-based informed choices on cancer care.
ACCESSION #
92689909

 

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