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Episode Thirteen: Survivorship

Episode Thirteen: Survivorship

Download Episode Thirteen to your computer or preferred device (mp3, 12.1 MB)
13 minutes. Originally aired on March 8, 2011.
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In this episode, Laura Urquhart, APRN-BC, talks to host Jack Heath about helping cancer patients and their families contend with the anxiety, depression, financial burden, and even spiritual elements of a cancer diagnosis. She discusses developing a patient-centered survivorship care plan, commenting: "Cancer affects not only the patient but the whole family and the community as well."