Book 2014

Oncofertility Communication

Sharing Information and Building Relationships across Disciplines


ISBN: 978-1-4614-8234-5 (Print) 978-1-4614-8235-2 (Online)

Table of contents (17 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xix

  2. Communicating with Patients and Their Families

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

    2. Chapter

      Pages 3-17

      How Do Cancer Patients Learn About Fertility Preservation? Five Trajectories of Experience

    3. Chapter

      Pages 19-33

      Communicating Across Diverse and Differently Literate Audiences

    4. Chapter

      Pages 35-47

      Patient and Family Tools to Aid in Education and Decision-Making About Oncofertility

    5. Chapter

      Pages 49-60

      Cancer-Related Infertility and Young Women: Strategies for Discussing Fertility Preservation

    6. Chapter

      Pages 61-72

      Fertility Communication and High-Risk Patients

    7. Chapter

      Pages 73-85

      Incorporating Partners and Spouses in Oncofertility Communication

    8. Chapter

      Pages 87-98

      Genetic Counselors: Bridging the Oncofertility Information Gap

    9. Chapter

      Pages 99-109

      Communicating Oncofertility to Children: A Developmental Perspective for Teaching Health Messages

    10. Chapter

      Pages 111-120

      Disparities in Adolescent Patient–Provider Communication Regarding Fertility Preservation Care

    11. Chapter

      Pages 121-127

      Fertility Communication to Cancer Patients: A Hematologist–Oncologist’s Perspective

  3. Communicating with Healthcare Professionals, Stakeholders and the Public

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 129-129

    2. Chapter

      Pages 131-139

      An Interprofessional Approach to Shared Decision Making: What it Means and Where Next

    3. Chapter

      Pages 141-153

      Oncofertility Communication Tools for Professionals and the Public

    4. Chapter

      Pages 155-166

      Educating Providers on Evidence-Based Medical Guidelines

    5. Chapter

      Pages 167-180

      Incorporating Insurance Education into the Fertility Preservation Process

    6. Chapter

      Pages 181-189

      Research Recruitment and Dissemination in Young Adults with Cancer

    7. Chapter

      Pages 191-219

      Improving Legislation with the Help of Objective Scientific Advice

    8. Chapter

      Pages 221-234

      The Role of Popular Media in Oncofertility Communication

  4. Back Matter

    Pages 235-237