A Blueprint of Care for Teenagers and Young Adults with Cancer

Date: 
1 Feb 2012
Source: 
Teenagers and Young Adults with Cancer (TYAC)
Audience: 
Professionals
Type of resource: 
Guidance

This document provides practical advice, guidance and ‘tips’ for anyone working with teenagers and young adults with cancer and describes the complex components of providing ‘age-appropriate’ care. This document can also be used as an aid for those developing future healthcare services for young people.

The beginning of this document provides an executive summary. The contents page provides details of headings and sub headings to signpost the reader to relevant sections. Each section provides a ‘Top Tips’ box that can be used as a quick reference guide to summarise key points and useful tips for practitioners.