Life After Cancer in Adolescence and Young Adulthood Ebook

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Adolescence and young adulthood is often a difficult enough time without serious illness However research has shown that cancer and surviving cancer at this age presents distinctive problems medically socially and psychologically This important work offers a glimpse into a previously under-researched area and contributes to a better understanding of the needs of young adults post cancer Focusing not only on the physical effects but also the social cognitive emotional and physiological consequences of surviving cancer in young adulthood Anne Grinyer draws directly upon data collected from young adults who have been treated for cancer The book is structured around themes they raised such as fertility life plans identity psychological effects and physical effects These issues are drawn together in the final chapter and related to clinical and professional practice as well as current policy This book presents the voices of those who have lived through the experience of cancer in young adulthood and links them to the theoretical and analytical literature It will be of interest to professionals and researchers in nursing social work counselling and medicine as well as medical sociologists young adults living with cancer and survivors of young adult cancer Additional ISBNs 9780203878804 9786612084959 9781282084957 9781134022434 9781134022441 9781134022397 0203878809 6612084952 128208495X 1134022433 1134022441 1134022395 9780415477024 9780415477031 0415477026 0415477034Life After Cancer in Adolescence and Young Adulthood EbookThe Experience of Survivorship By Anne Grinyer Publisher Routledge Print ISBN 9780415477031 0415477034 eText ISBN 9781134022434 1134022433 Edition 1st Pages 208 Copyright year 2009 Format EPUB Available from 2318 USD SKU 9781134022434R90 Downloaded copy on your device does not expire

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Adolescence and young adulthood is often a difficult enough time without serious illness However research has shown that cancer and surviving cancer at this age presents distinctive problems medically socially and psychologically This important work offers a glimpse into a previously under-researched area and contributes to a better understanding of the needs of young adults post cancer Focusing not only on the physical effects but also the social cognitive emotional and physiological consequences of surviving cancer in young adulthood Anne Grinyer draws directly upon data collected from young adults who have been treated for cancer The book is structured around themes they raised such as fertility life plans identity psychological effects and physical effects These issues are drawn together in the final chapter and related to clinical and professional practice as well as current policy This book presents the voices of those who have lived through the experience of cancer in young adulthood and links them to the theoretical and analytical literature It will be of interest to professionals and researchers in nursing social work counselling and medicine as well as medical sociologists young adults living with cancer and survivors of young adult cancer Additional ISBNs 9780203878804 9786612084959 9781282084957 9781134022434 9781134022441 9781134022397 0203878809 6612084952 128208495X 1134022433 1134022441 1134022395 9780415477024 9780415477031 0415477026 0415477034Life After Cancer in Adolescence and Young Adulthood EbookThe Experience of Survivorship By Anne Grinyer Publisher Routledge Print ISBN 9780415477031 0415477034 eText ISBN 9781134022434 1134022433 Edition 1st Pages 208 Copyright year 2009 Format EPUB Available from 2318 USD SKU 9781134022434R90 Downloaded copy on your device does not expire