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Andrew's story: A book about a boy who beat cancer

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog104431
Bridge, Chris. Minneapolis, MN: Lerner Publications Company , 2002. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR FE 500 BRI 2002
A book written by a father and his son Andrew. When Andrew was 3 years old he was diagnosed with a cancer called Wilms Tumor. Six years later, after surgery, chemo and radiation he is a happy, healthy boy who is cancer free. The book tells of his experience in hospital, which will hopefully help…
Title
Andrew's story: A book about a boy who beat cancer
Author
Bridge, Chris
Place
Minneapolis, MN
Publisher
Lerner Publications Company
Year Published
2002
Physical Description
Hardcover: 32 p.
Topics
Children with Cancer
Cancer-Chemotherapy-Coping
Picture Books
Abstract
A book written by a father and his son Andrew. When Andrew was 3 years old he was diagnosed with a cancer called Wilms Tumor. Six years later, after surgery, chemo and radiation he is a happy, healthy boy who is cancer free. The book tells of his experience in hospital, which will hopefully help others.
ISBN
0822525879
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR FE 500 BRI 2002
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Missing
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http://cancerchatcanada.ca/

British Columbia Cancer Agency. Surrey, BC: Provincial Health Services Authority , 2012. (Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL Notes
Click the above link to view website.
CancerChatCanada provides online support to people affected by cancer and is funded primarily through the Canadian Partnership against Cancer. The British Columbia Cancer Agency Psychosocial Oncology program houses the central office for CancerChatCanada. ; CancerChatCanada offers professionally-fa…
Title
Cancer chat Canada
Corporate Author
British Columbia Cancer Agency
Place
Surrey, BC
Publisher
Provincial Health Services Authority
Year Published
2012
Topics
Cancer-Coping
Support Groups
Breast Cancer-Coping
Breast Cancer
Cancer Chemotherapy-Coping
Cancer Pain Control-Coping
Cancer. Neoplasms. Oncology
Abstract
CancerChatCanada provides online support to people affected by cancer and is funded primarily through the Canadian Partnership against Cancer. The British Columbia Cancer Agency Psychosocial Oncology program houses the central office for CancerChatCanada.
CancerChatCanada offers professionally-facilitated online groups that meet once per week for up to 90 minutes in a live “chat” room on the Internet.
They currently have groups for family members or friends caring for someone with cancer, groups for young women survivors of breast cancer, and cancer patients in treatment or dealing with advanced disease.
Material Type
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://cancerchatcanada.ca/
URL Notes
Click the above link to view website.
Audience
Patient or Public

Cancer drug manual [electronic resource]

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog103123

http://www.bccancer.bc.ca/HPI/DrugDatabase/default.htm

British Columbia Cancer Agency Division of Pharmacy. Vancouver, BC: British Columbia Cancer Agency , 2007. (Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
The information in this manual is presented to assist health care professionals caring for cancer patients undergoing treatment with cytotoxics, hormones or biological response modifiers. ; Contents: ; Actinomycin D; see Dactinomycin ; ADRIAMYCIN®; see Doxorubicin ; ADRUCIL®; see Fluorouracil ; …
Title
Cancer drug manual [electronic resource]
Corporate Author
British Columbia Cancer Agency Division of Pharmacy
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
British Columbia Cancer Agency
Year Published
2007
Topics
Antineoplastics. Cancer Drugs
Drugs-Directories. Resource Guides
Cancer-Directories. Resource Guides
Drug Action. Drug Interactions. Food and Drug Interactions.
Cancer-Chemotherapy
Drug Side Effects
Abstract
The information in this manual is presented to assist health care professionals caring for cancer patients undergoing treatment with cytotoxics, hormones or biological response modifiers.
Contents:
Actinomycin D; see Dactinomycin
ADRIAMYCIN®; see Doxorubicin
ADRUCIL®; see Fluorouracil
Aldesleukin
Alemtuzumab
ALKERAN®; see Melphalan
All-trans retinoic acid; see Tretinoin
Amifostine
Aminoglutethimide
Amsacrine
Anagrelide
ANANDRON®; see Nilutamide
Anastrozole
ANDROCUR®; see Cyproterone
Ara-C; see Cytarabine
AREDIA®; see Pamidronate
ARIMIDEX®; see Anastrozole
AROMASIN®; see Exemestane
Asparaginase
Asparaginase Erwinia
AVASTIN®; see Bevacizumab
B
Bacillus Calmette-Guerin; see BCG
BCG
BCNU; see Carmustine
Bevacizumab
Bicalutamide
BiCNU®; see Carmustine
BLENOXANE®; see Bleomycin
Bleomycin
BONEFOS®; see Clodronate
Bortezomib
Bromocriptine
Buserelin
Busulfan
C
Caelyx; see Doxorubicin, pegylated liposomal
Cabergoline
Calcium folinate; see Leucovorin
Calcium leucovorin; see Leucovorin
CAMPTOSAR®; see Irinotecan
Capecitabine
Carboplatin
Carmustine
CASODEX®; see Bicalutamide
CCNU; see Lomustine
CEENU®; see Lomustine
CERUBIDINE®; see Daunorubicin
Cetuximab
Chlorambucil
Cisplatin
Cladribine
Clodronate
COSMEGAN®; see Dactinomycin
Cyclophosphamide
Cyproterone
CYTADREN®; see Aminoglutethimide
Cytarabine
CYTOSAR®; see Cytarabine
Cytosine arabinoside; see Cytarabine
CYTOXAN®; see Cyclophosphamide
D
Dacarbazine
Dactinomycin
Dasatinib
Daunorubicin
DEPO-PROVERA®; see Medroxyprogesterone
Dexamethasone
Dexrazoxane
Docetaxel
Doxorubicin
Doxorubicin pegylated liposomal
DTIC®-Dome; see Dacarbazine
E
EFUDEX® Cream; see Fluorouracil
ELOXATIN®; see Oxaliplatin
EMCYT®; see Estramustine
Epirubicin
Erlotinib
Estramustine
Etoposide
Exemestane
EUFLEX®; see Flutamide
F
FASLODEX®; see Fulvestrant
FEMARA®; see Letrozole
5-fluorouracil; see Fluorouracil
5-FU; see Fluorouracil
Filgrastim
FLORINEF®; see Fludrocortisone
FLUDARA®; see Fludarabine
Fludarabine
Fludrocortisone
Fluorouracil
Flutamide
Folinic acid; see Leucovorin
Fulvestrant
G
G-CSF; see Filgrastim
Gefitinib
Gemcitabine
GEMZAR®; see Gemcitabine
GLEEVEC®; see Imatinib
GLIVEC®; see Imatinib
Goserelin
H
HERCEPTIN®; see Trastuzumab
HYCAMTIN®; see Topotecan
HYDREA®; see Hydroxyurea
Hydroxyurea
I
Ibritumomab
IDAMYCIN®; see Idarubicin
Idarubicin
IFEX®; see Ifosfamide
IFN; see Interferon alfa-2b
Ifosfamide
Imatinib
IMMUCYST® BCG Therapeutic; see BCG
Interferon alfa-2b
INTRON-A® (alfa-2b); see Interferon alfa-2b
IRESSA®; see Gefitinib
Irinotecan
J
K
Kidrolase; see Asparaginase
L
Lanreotide
LANVIS®; see Thioguanine
L-asparaginase; see Asparaginase
LEDERLE LEUCOVORIN CALCIUM®; see Leucovorin
Letrozole
Leucovorin
LEUKERAN®; see Chlorambucil
Leuprolide
LEUSTATIN®; see Cladribine
Lomustine
LUPRON®; see Leuprolide
LYSODREN®; see Mitotane
M
Mechlorethamine
Medroxyprogesterone
MEGACE®; see Megestrol
Megestrol
Melphalan
Mercaptopurine
Mesna
Methotrexate
Mitomycin
Mitotane
Mitoxantrone
MTX; see Methotrexate
MUSTARGEN®; see Mechlorethamine
MUTAMYCIN®; see Mitomycin
Myleran; see Busulfan
N
NATULAN®; see Procarbazine
NAVELBINE®; see Vinorelbine
NEXAVAR®; see Sorafenib
Nilutamide
NIPENT®; see Pentostatin
Nitrogen Mustard; see Mechlorethamine
NOLVADEX®; see Tamoxifen
NOLVADEX-D®; see Tamoxifen
NOVANTRONE®; see Mitoxantrone
Novo-tamoxifen; see Tamoxifen
NUPOGEN®; see Filgrastim
O
Octreotide
ONCOVIN®; see Vincristine
OSTAC®; see Clodronate
Oxaliplatin
P
Paclitaxel; nanoparticle, albumin-bound (nab)
Pamidronate
PARAPLATIN®; see Carboplatin
PARAPLATIN AQ®; see Carboplatin
Pemetrexed
PHARMORUBICIN® PFS; see Epirubicin
PHARMORUBICIN® RDF; see Epirubicin
PHOTOFRIN®; see Porfimer
PLATINOL-AQ®; see Cisplatin
Platinum; see Cisplatin
Porfimer
Procarbazine
PROCYTOX®; see Cyclophosphamide
PROVERA®; see Medroxyprogesterone
PURINETHOL®; see Mercaptopurine
R
Raltitrexed
ROFERON A® (alfa 2a); see Interferon Alfa
RITUXAN®; see Rituximab
Rituximab
S
SANDOSTATIN®, SANDOSTATIN LAR®; see Octreotide
Somatostatin analogue; see Octreotide
SOMATULINE®; see Lanreotide
Sorafenib
Streptozocin
Sunitinib
SUTENT®; see Sunitinib
SUPREFACT®; see Buserelin
T
TAMOFEN®; see Tamoxifen
Tamoxifen
TARCEVA®; see Erlotinib
TAXOL®; see Paclitaxel
TAXOTERE®; see Docetaxel
TEMODAL®; see Temozolomide
Temozolomide
Temsirolimus
Teniposide
Testosterone
Thalidomide
TheraCys; see BCG
Thioguanine
Thiotepa
Thyrotropin alfa
Tice BCG; see BCG
TOMUDEX®; see Raltitrexed
Topotecan
Tositumomab
Trastuzumab
Tretinoin
U
UROMITEXAN®; see Mesna
Users Guide to the Cancer Drug Manual
V
VELBE®; see Vinblastine
VELCADE®; see Bortezomib
VEPESID®; see Etoposide
VESANOID®; see Tretinoin
Vinblastine
Vincristine
Vinorelbine
VUMON®; see Teniposide
W
WELLCOVORIN®; see Leucovorin
WELLFERON® (alfa n1); see Interferon Alfa
X
XELODA®; see Capecitabine
Z
ZANOSAR®; see Streptozocin
ZINECARD®; see Dexrazoxane
ZOLADEX®; see Goserelin
Material Type
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.bccancer.bc.ca/HPI/DrugDatabase/default.htm
Audience
Patient or Public

http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCCH1466_ChemotherapySafetyHome.pdf

*Oncology/Hematology/BMT Department. Vancouver, BC: BC Children's Hospital , 2019. (Pamphlet)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Call Number
BCCH1466
URL Notes
Click on link above to view/print.
Learn how to safely handle chemotherapy medicine at home.
Title
Chemotherapy and safety at home
Corporate Author
*Oncology/Hematology/BMT Department
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Children's Hospital
Year Published
2019
Physical Description
PDF file: 4 p.
Topics
Cancer-Chemotherapy
Abstract
Learn how to safely handle chemotherapy medicine at home.
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCCH1466_ChemotherapySafetyHome.pdf
URL Notes
Click on link above to view/print.
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BCCH1466
Barton, Denise. Winnipeg, MB: Art Bookbindery , 2008. (Book) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR FE 350.5 BAR 2008
The author introduces the reader to Kai, a young boy who is being treated for Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia (ALL).
Title
'C' is for cancer
Author
Barton, Denise
Place
Winnipeg, MB
Publisher
Art Bookbindery
Year Published
2008
Physical Description
Paperback: [32] p. (ill).
Topics
Leukemia-Children
Cancer-Coping
Cancer-Chemotherapy
Picture Books
Abstract
The author introduces the reader to Kai, a young boy who is being treated for Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia (ALL).
ISBN
9780981151908
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR FE 350.5 BAR 2008
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
Copy 2 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Krisher, Trudy, Westcott, Nadine Bernard. Morton Grove, IL: Albert Whitman & Company , 1992. (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 225 KRI 1992
A picture book, for ages 5-10, about a girl whose love of hats comes in handy when chemotherapy makes her hair fall out.
Title
Kathy's hats: A story of hope
Author
Krisher, Trudy
Westcott, Nadine Bernard
Place
Morton Grove, IL
Publisher
Albert Whitman & Company
Year Published
1992
Topics
Children with Cancer
Children with Cancer-Coping
Cancer-Chemotherapy-Coping
Abstract
A picture book, for ages 5-10, about a girl whose love of hats comes in handy when chemotherapy makes her hair fall out.
ISBN
0807541168
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR FE 225 KRI 1992
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Roses are red, violets are blue, I beat cancer ... so can you!

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog104339
Lewis, Kriston Nicole, Lewis, Staci Lynn (Illustrator). Tucker, GA: Phi Mu Foundation , 1998. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR FE 362 LEW 1998
This illustrated book is written by a nine year old describing her experiences of diagnosis and treatment of non-hodgkins lymphoma.
Title
Roses are red, violets are blue, I beat cancer ... so can you!
Author
Lewis, Kriston Nicole
Lewis, Staci Lynn (Illustrator)
Place
Tucker, GA
Publisher
Phi Mu Foundation
Year Published
1998
Topics
Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
Cancer-Chemotherapy
Cancer Therapy. Oncology
Children with Cancer
Picture Books
Children with Cancer-Coping
Abstract
This illustrated book is written by a nine year old describing her experiences of diagnosis and treatment of non-hodgkins lymphoma.
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR FE 362 LEW 1998
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Missing

Understanding chemotherapy: Written by doctors for kids

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog121246
Renfrew, Ruth, deLoache, Shawn. New York, NY: Jumo , 2018. (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 220 ROC 2018
Comic book featuring Medikidz, superhero experts on health and illness. Explains how cancer affects the body, how chemotherapy works, and what to expect during treatment.
Title
Understanding chemotherapy: Written by doctors for kids
Author
Renfrew, Ruth
deLoache, Shawn
Editor
Medikidz USA Inc.
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Jumo
Year Published
2018
Physical Description
Softcover; 18 p.
Topics
Cancer-Chemotherapy
Abstract
Comic book featuring Medikidz, superhero experts on health and illness. Explains how cancer affects the body, how chemotherapy works, and what to expect during treatment.
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR FE 220 ROC 2018
copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
Loranger, Nancy, Secola, Rita, Leffin, Doug. Orange, CA: Children's Hospital of Orange County , 1993. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
YOUTH FE 200 LOR 1993
Written and illustrated specifically to teach adolescent children about G-CSF (Granulocyte-Colony Stimulating Factor) therapy, why it is necessary, how it works in the body, how it is given, and how he/she will be able to participate in giving their own G-CSF therapy.
Title
Your body and G-CSF
Author
Loranger, Nancy
Secola, Rita
Leffin, Doug
Place
Orange, CA
Publisher
Children's Hospital of Orange County
Year Published
1993
Physical Description
16 p.
Topics
Cancer Therapy. Cancer Therapy-Combined Modalities
Cancer-Chemotherapy
Abstract
Written and illustrated specifically to teach adolescent children about G-CSF (Granulocyte-Colony Stimulating Factor) therapy, why it is necessary, how it works in the body, how it is given, and how he/she will be able to participate in giving their own G-CSF therapy.
Notes
For ages 13-16
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
YOUTH FE 200 LOR 1993
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available

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