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Understanding clinical trials for blood cancers: Blood cancer treatment series

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog109735
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. White Plains, NY: The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society , 2012. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FE 350 UND 2012
This booklet explains how new cancer treatments are developed, how clinical trials help advance blood cancer treatment, and how to evaluate the benefits and risks of participating in a clinical trial.
Title
Understanding clinical trials for blood cancers: Blood cancer treatment series
Corporate Author
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
Place
White Plains, NY
Publisher
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
Year Published
2012
Physical Description
Softcover: 20 p.
Topics
Leukemia
Lymphoma
Clinical Trials
Blood Cancers
Abstract
This booklet explains how new cancer treatments are developed, how clinical trials help advance blood cancer treatment, and how to evaluate the benefits and risks of participating in a clinical trial.
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FE 350 UND 2012
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available

http://www.leukemia-lymphoma.org/attachments/National/br_1172501426.pdf

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. White Plains, NY: The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society , 2008. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FE 350 LEU 2008
This booklet is for anyone interested in learning more about leukemia. It explains the four main types of leukemia, how leukemia is diagnosed, general methods of treatment, and how The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society can help.
Title
Understanding Leukemia
Corporate Author
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
Place
White Plains, NY
Publisher
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
Year Published
2008
Physical Description
Paperback, 25 p. : ill.
Topics
Leukemia
Leukemia-Children
Abstract
This booklet is for anyone interested in learning more about leukemia. It explains the four main types of leukemia, how leukemia is diagnosed, general methods of treatment, and how The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society can help.
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
URL
http://www.leukemia-lymphoma.org/attachments/National/br_1172501426.pdf
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FE 350 LEU 2008
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available

Understanding lab and imaging tests

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog110801
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. White Plains, NY: The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society , 2011. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FE 140 UND 2011
Learn more about how lab and imaging tests are used to help detect (diagnose) and treat blood cancers (types of leukemia, lymphoma, myeloma, myelodysplastic syndromes and myeloproliferative disorders). Includes tips to help keep track of test results and a handout with suggested questions to ask yo…
Title
Understanding lab and imaging tests
Corporate Author
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
Place
White Plains, NY
Publisher
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
Year Published
2011
Physical Description
Softcover: 43 p.
Topics
Cancer-Diagnosis
Laboratory Tests/Values
Leukemia
Lymphoma
Abstract
Learn more about how lab and imaging tests are used to help detect (diagnose) and treat blood cancers (types of leukemia, lymphoma, myeloma, myelodysplastic syndromes and myeloproliferative disorders). Includes tips to help keep track of test results and a handout with suggested questions to ask your health provider.
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FE 140 UND 2011
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available

Understanding drug therapy and managing side effects

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog109732
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. White Plains, NY: The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society , 2010. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FE 350 DRU 2011
This booklet covers drug therapy and side effects of leukemia, Hodgkin and non-Hodgkin lymphoma, myeloma, and other blood cancer treatments. Topics include: Types of Drugs • Drug Resistance • Effects on Normal Cells Methods of Drug Administration Physical Side Effects of Drug Therapy Effects on t…
Title
Understanding drug therapy and managing side effects
Corporate Author
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
Place
White Plains, NY
Publisher
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
Year Published
2010
Physical Description
Softcover: 76 p.
Topics
Leukemia
Drug Side Effects
Abstract
This booklet covers drug therapy and side effects of leukemia, Hodgkin and non-Hodgkin lymphoma, myeloma, and other blood cancer treatments. Topics include: Types of Drugs • Drug Resistance • Effects on Normal Cells Methods of Drug Administration Physical Side Effects of Drug Therapy Effects on the Gastrointestinal Tract Effects on the Skin and Hair, and more.
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FE 350 DRU 2011
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available

The AML guide: Information for patients and caregivers (Acute Myeloid Leukemia)

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog112235
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. White Plains, NY: The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society , 2012. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FE 352 AML 2012
The information in this Guide will help you when you talk to your doctor about tests and treatment. It includes: information about understanding AML (Acute Myeloid Leukemia); Treatment; About Clinical Trials; Side Effects and Follow-Up Care; how to Take Care of Yourself, and also includes a list of…
Title
The AML guide: Information for patients and caregivers (Acute Myeloid Leukemia)
Corporate Author
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
Place
White Plains, NY
Publisher
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
Year Published
2012
Physical Description
Softcover: 34 p.
Topics
Acute Myelocytic Leukemia. Acute Myelogenous Leukemia. Acute Granulocytic Leukemia
Abstract
The information in this Guide will help you when you talk to your doctor about tests and treatment. It includes: information about understanding AML (Acute Myeloid Leukemia); Treatment; About Clinical Trials; Side Effects and Follow-Up Care; how to Take Care of Yourself, and also includes a list of suggested questions to ask your doctor.
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FE 352 AML 2012
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available

Pictures of my journey: Activities for kids with cancer

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog112423

https://www.lls.org/sites/default/files/file_assets/PS74_PicsJourney_2017FINAL.pdf

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. White Plains, NY: The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society , 2008. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR FE 550 PIC 2008
URL Notes
Click link to access online version.
Children with cancer face new people, situations and concerns. While they may need long periods of treatment, they can also look forward to resuming full lives--returning home to family, school and friends. This book will help children cope with their cancer experiences and assist them in looking f…
Title
Pictures of my journey: Activities for kids with cancer
Corporate Author
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
Place
White Plains, NY
Publisher
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
Year Published
2008
Physical Description
Softcover: [23 p.]
Topics
Leukemia-Children
Children with Cancer-Coping for the Family
Lymphoma-Children
Abstract
Children with cancer face new people, situations and concerns. While they may need long periods of treatment, they can also look forward to resuming full lives--returning home to family, school and friends. This book will help children cope with their cancer experiences and assist them in looking forward to their futures. Additional resources of interest to children are listed on the back page.
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
URL
https://www.lls.org/sites/default/files/file_assets/PS74_PicsJourney_2017FINAL.pdf
URL Notes
Click link to access online version.
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR FE 550 PIC 2008
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available

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