Transitional Care: Best Practices for Adolescent Cancer Care

  • Faith GibsonEmail author


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Thank you to those who offered real examples from practice, and from their own care, as well as offering comment on the benchmarks for transition: (1) Maria Olsson, Nurse consultant Pediatric Oncology PhD student, Gothernburg, Sweden. (2) Kirsti Pekkanen, Clinical Nurse Specialist, Pediatric Oncology and late Effects, Gothernburg, Sweden. (3) Marianne Jarfelt, Senior Consultant Pediatric Oncology, Gothernburg, Sweden. (4) Carina Schneider, Psychologist, Childhood Cancer Survivor, Patient Advocate, Vienna, Austria. (5) AnneLoes van Staa, Professor Transitions in Care, Rotterdam University of Applied Sciences, the Netherlands. (6) Helena van der Pal, Medical Oncologist, Late Effects Clinic Princess Máxima Center, Utrecht, the Netherlands. Thank you also to Susie Aldiss for her critical reading of this chapter.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Foundation Trust (GOSH) and University of SurreyLondonUK

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