Radiotherapy in childhood cancer: An introduction for nurses
Cancer Council and the Paediatric Integrated Cancer Service (PICS) have launched a free online course for paediatric oncology nurses.
This 30 minute, interactive course provides nurses with a greater understanding of what children may experience with radiotherapy including the procedures, indicators for treatment and acute side effects.
Professional development points awarded.
Three fact sheets – “What Is Cancer?”, “Coping with Cancer Fatigue” and “Caring for Someone with Cancer” – are now available to download in bilingual versions in Arabic, Chinese (Simplified), Greek, Hindi, Italian, Tamil, Tagalog and Vietnamese.
New editions now available: Understanding Cervical Cancer and Understanding Stomach and Oesophageal Cancers. Understanding Secondary Bone Cancer – an online fact sheet (available to download, not otherwise in hard copy)