How cancer affects different patient demographics

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This series of features looks at different patient population groups and the specific challenges they face following a cancer diagnosis. Featuring information on the types of cancer they are most at risk of, as well as statistics on diagnosis and outcomes, the series makes suggestions on how nurses can improve the support offered.

Nursing older people with cancer

The final article in our series on how cancer affects different patient demographics

Chemotherapy

Coping with body image changes after cancer treatment

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Ensuring nurses feel confident providing LGBT cancer care

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Errol McKellar

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Teenage cancer

Nursing children, teenagers and young adults with cancer

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