How can patients and carers be appropriately informed of cancer diagnosis, treatment, prognosis, long-term side-effects and late effects of treatments, and how does this affect their treatment choices?
Below are examples of questions people submitted to us which we then merged into the above research question.
Why is it not realy recognised as an illness as most doctors say before radiation treatment there is not that many side effects yet i suffered from day 1 of radiation to the point were i wanted it to stop.
Who is going to really tell me the truth about the after effects of cancer treatment?
Would more time to talk through the implications of cancer treatment have altered treatment decisions?