The Walnut, Summer 2018

 

The Walnut, Summer 2018

Know Your Options: After a cancer diagnosis, patients and their families have to make a number of decisions about treatment. These decisions are often complicated by feelings of anxiety, unfamiliar medical terminology, statistics, and a sense of urgency.

In this issue, we outline the many treatment options available, look at how to best partner with your health team, use tools that support decision-making, and deal with quality of life issues.