The challenge of helping people with rare cancers
Intended for healthcare professionals
Opinion Previous     Next

The challenge of helping people with rare cancers

Alison Woods Breast cancer clinical nurse specialist, University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Nurse specialist Alison Woods recalls her experiences nursing a patient with angiosarcoma

I remember looking down the clinic list and noticed that one of the patients had an angiosarcoma, where disease has arisen from the blood vessels as a result of radiation damage following treatment.

Cancer Nursing Practice. 21, 3, 10-10. doi: 10.7748/cnp.21.3.10.s7

Want to read more?

Already subscribed? Log in

OR

Unlock full access to RCNi Plus today

Save over 50% on your first 3 months

Your subscription package includes:
  • Unlimited online access to all 10 RCNi Journals and their archives
  • Customisable dashboard featuring 200+ topics
  • RCNi Learning featuring 180+ RCN accredited learning modules
  • RCNi Portfolio to build evidence for revalidation
  • Personalised newsletters tailored to your interests
Subscribe
RCN student member? Try Nursing Standard Student

Alternatively, you can purchase access to this article for the next seven days. Buy now

Or