The program was shaped in part by members of Roswell Park's Patient and Family Advisory Council. “A number of Council members have gone through chemotherapy. They were able to give us a lot of feedback on what their experience was like."
When you’re facing important decisions, it’s vital that you understand the words your healthcare team is using to explain your options. Here are some common terms you may hear during diagnosis and treatment.
Our understanding of the genetic impact on cancer risk continues to evolve rapidly, and scientific advances in the field have led to significant changes in genetic screening for cancer risk in terms of what we test for, whom we test and how we test.