The Child with Cancer, Family-Centred Care in Practice

The Child with Cancer

Family-Centred Care in Practice

By Helen Langton, RGN, RSCN, BA(Hons), Head of School (Child Nursing), Faculty of Health and Social Care, University of the West of England, Bristol, UK

Partnerships in Care · Negotiating Care · Cancer: The Impact of Diagnosis · Psychological Impact of Treatment · Impact of Treatment on the Family · Impact of Treatment on the Nursing Team · Coping Mechanisms · Bone Marrow Transplantation · Discharge - A Planning Event · Care in the Community · Survivorship and Rehabilitation · The Dying Child · Conclusion - The Challenge for the Future