Upcoming guidelines on the management of sometimes complex, triadic interactions between oncology patients, family members and clinicians will help improve patient care and outcomes. Associate Professor Ilona Juraskova, from the University of Sydney’s Centre for Medical Psychology and Evidence-based Decision-making, told the inaugural Victorian Comprehensive Cancer Care Research Conference that family involvement in consultations had been ...
Treating a patient means negotiating with their family
By Mardi Chapman
10 Oct 2017