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The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. White Plains, NY: The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society , 2011. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FE 352 ACU 2011
This booklet provides information about acute myeloid leukemia (AML) for patients and their families. Brief descriptions of normal blood and marrow and definitions of medical terms are included at the end of the booklet to help readers. Includes sections on: Leukemia, Acute Myeloid Leukemia, Diagno…
Title
Acute myeloid leukemia
Corporate Author
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
Place
White Plains, NY
Publisher
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
Year Published
2011
Physical Description
Softcover: 52 p.
Topics
Acute Myelocytic Leukemia. Acute Myelogenous Leukemia. Acute Granulocytic Leukemia
Abstract
This booklet provides information about acute myeloid leukemia (AML) for patients and their families. Brief descriptions of normal blood and marrow and definitions of medical terms are included at the end of the booklet to help readers. Includes sections on: Leukemia, Acute Myeloid Leukemia, Diagnosis, Treatment, Research and Clinical Trials, and Normal Blood and Marrow.
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FE 352 ACU 2011
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Missing

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

Blood and marrow stem cell transplantation

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog109733
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. White Plains, NY: The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Canada , 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 MAR 2010
Describes the use of various types of blood or marrow stem cells for the treatment of leukemia, lymphoma or myeloma. Covers reasons for, types, procedure and post transplant complications and recovery. Deals also with social and emotional aspects.
Title
Blood and marrow stem cell transplantation
Corporate Author
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
Place
White Plains, NY
Publisher
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Canada
Year Published
2010
Physical Description
Softcover: 52 p.
Topics
Leukemia
Bone Marrow Transplantation
Blood Cells
Lymphoma
Abstract
Describes the use of various types of blood or marrow stem cells for the treatment of leukemia, lymphoma or myeloma. Covers reasons for, types, procedure and post transplant complications and recovery. Deals also with social and emotional aspects.
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 MAR 2010
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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 365 HOD 2011
Provides information about Hodgkin Lymphoma for patients, their families and caregivers. Includes a glossary to help readers understand medical terms.
Title
Hodgkin lymphoma
Corporate Author
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
Place
White Plains, NY
Publisher
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
Year Published
2011
Physical Description
Paperback, 47 p.
Topics
Lymphoma
Hodgkin's Disease
Abstract
Provides information about Hodgkin Lymphoma for patients, their families and caregivers. Includes a glossary to help readers understand medical terms.
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FE 365 HOD 2011
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society: Website

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog109736

http://www.leukemia-lymphoma.org

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. White Plains, NY: The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society , 2006. (Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society offers a comprehensive array of services to patients and families touched by blood cancers. Topics include: Leukemia - Leukemia is divided into four major categories: acute myelogenous, acute lymphocytic, chronic myelogenous and chronic lymphocytic leukemias -- Lymph…
Title
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society: Website
Corporate Author
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
Place
White Plains, NY
Publisher
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
Year Published
2006
Topics
Leukemia
Leukemia-Children
Lymphoma
Blood/Lymphatic System Diseases-Therapy
Hodgkin's Disease
Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
Abstract
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society offers a comprehensive array of services to patients and families touched by blood cancers. Topics include: Leukemia - Leukemia is divided into four major categories: acute myelogenous, acute lymphocytic, chronic myelogenous and chronic lymphocytic leukemias -- Lymphoma - Learn about the different forms of lymphoma, including Hodgkin lymphoma -- Myeloma -- Other Blood Cancers - Find information and support for living with other blood cancers. -- Treatment & Clinical Trials - This segment provide information to assist people in choosing treatment options -- Free Materials - Many publications are available on this Web site. They can be read online, downloaded or ordered by mail. -- Signs and Symptoms - Information on the signs and symptoms of leukemia, Hodgkin and non-Hodgkin lymphoma, and myeloma.
Material Type
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.leukemia-lymphoma.org
Audience
Patient or Public

The lymphoma guide: Information for patients and caregivers

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog109729
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Canada. White Plains, NY: The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Canada , 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 360 LYM 2011
Provides information about the lymphomas, Hodgkin's Disease and Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma, including information on clinical trials, side effects and follow-up care, and a glossary of medical terms.
Title
The lymphoma guide: Information for patients and caregivers
Corporate Author
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Canada
Place
White Plains, NY
Publisher
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Canada
Year Published
2011
Physical Description
Softcover: 48 p.
Topics
Lymphoma
Hodgkin's Disease
Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
Abstract
Provides information about the lymphomas, Hodgkin's Disease and Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma, including information on clinical trials, side effects and follow-up care, and a glossary of medical terms.
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FE 360 LYM 2011
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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 350 MYE 2011
This booklet provides information about myelodysplastic syndromes (MDS) for patients and their families. Includes sections on MDS; Incidence; Causes and Risk Factors; Signs and Symptoms; Diagnosis; MDS Classification and the International Prognostic Scoring System; Treatment; Research and Clinical …
Title
Myelodysplastic syndromes
Corporate Author
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
Place
White Plains, NY
Publisher
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
Year Published
2011
Physical Description
Softcover: 40 p.
Topics
Myelodysplastic Syndromes
Abstract
This booklet provides information about myelodysplastic syndromes (MDS) for patients and their families. Includes sections on MDS; Incidence; Causes and Risk Factors; Signs and Symptoms; Diagnosis; MDS Classification and the International Prognostic Scoring System; Treatment; Research and Clinical Trials; Normal Blood and Marrow; as well as a section on Medical Terms.
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 MYE 2011
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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 362 NON 2011
Provides information about the more common types of Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma for patients, their families and caregivers. Includes a glossary to help readers understand medical terms.
Title
Non-Hodgkin lymphoma
Corporate Author
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
Place
White Plains, NY
Publisher
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
Year Published
2011
Physical Description
Softcover: 60 p.
Topics
Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
Lymphoma
Abstract
Provides information about the more common types of Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma for patients, their families and caregivers. Includes a glossary to help readers understand medical terms.
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FE 362 NON 2011
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

The stemcell transplant coloring book

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog112417

http://www.lls.org/content/nationalcontent/resourcecenter/freeeducationmaterials/childhoodbloodcancer/pdf/stemcelltransplantcoloringbook.pdf

Yanish, Brian (Illustrator). White Plains, NY: The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society , 2007. (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 STE 2007
URL Notes
Click link to access online version.
For children with blood cancer who are coping with having a stem cell transplant. Through the experiences of Sam and Serena, two young stem cell transplant patients, the coloring book provides support and encouragement. Additional stem cell transplant education materials are listed on the back page…
Title
The stemcell transplant coloring book
Author
Yanish, Brian (Illustrator)
Corporate Author
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
Place
White Plains, NY
Publisher
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
Year Published
2007
Physical Description
Softcover: [18 p.]
Topics
Leukemia-Children
Children with Cancer-Coping for the Family
Lymphoma-Children
Abstract
For children with blood cancer who are coping with having a stem cell transplant. Through the experiences of Sam and Serena, two young stem cell transplant patients, the coloring book provides support and encouragement. Additional stem cell transplant education materials are listed on the back pages.
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
URL
http://www.lls.org/content/nationalcontent/resourcecenter/freeeducationmaterials/childhoodbloodcancer/pdf/stemcelltransplantcoloringbook.pdf
URL Notes
Click link to access online version.
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR FE 550 STE 2007
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available

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

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

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

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

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