Psychological Stages in Childhood Cancer
Medical advances in pediatric hematology and oncology during the past few decades have significantly influenced the survival and cure rate for leukemias and other forms of cancer. Though a child may ultimately die from the disease, new therapeutic interventions have greatly extended the time a child can expect to live once the diagnosis of a fatal illness has been made.
KeywordsHealth Care Professional Childhood Cancer General System Theory Pediatric Hematology Bereave Parent
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