Childhood Leukemia Guide for Families, Friends and Caregivers
By Nancy Keene
Childhood Cancer Guides, 2010, 503 Pages
This most complete parent guide provides detailed and precise medical information about leukemia and the various treatment options, but also day-to-day practical advice on how to cope with procedures, hospitalization, family and friends, school, social and financial issues, communication, feelings, and, if therapy is not successful, the difficult issues of death and bereavement. Included are medical details and practical advice from the voices of more than 150 parents and children who have lived with leukemia and its treatments. This book offers tools for parents and caregivers to develop into a strong advocates. It also contains a personal treatment summary and long-term follow-up guide for your child to keep as a permanent record.
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