Teenage Cancer Study (children and young people)
Who?Teenage and young adults with cancer.
What? Teenage and young adult cancer patients experience a wide range of physical, psychological and social effects as a result of a diagnosis of cancer.
The research... A pilot study to gain a picture of the experience of teenagers and young adults from pre-diagnosis to post-treatment.
Findings... Despite current policy guidelines, there seems to be considerable unmet need for this group.