Clinicians struggle to not get personally involved when caring for adolescents and young adults with incurable cancer, an Australian study shows. While survival rates for adolescent cancers in Australia now approach 90%, oncologists and other clinical staff still face major emotional and mental challenges when providing palliative treatment for young people with incurable cancers, interviews ...
Emotional burden for clinicians caring for teens with incurable cancer
By David Rowley
29 Apr 2019