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Not Just a Cancer Patient

Not Just a Cancer Patient

Focusing on several articulate teens undergoing treatment, this video helps nurses, physicians, social workers and psychologists understand the needs and feelings of this engaging and very special population, in order to improve communication, increase patients' involvement in their own treatment, and give them a greater sense of control.

'This video demystifies the adolescent cancer experience while emphasizing the importance of open, honest and direct communication.' -Jamie Ostroff, PhD, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center

Citation

Main credits

Brenman, Jana Levenson (film producer)
Brenman, Jana Levenson (film director)
Clancy, Jack (narrator)

Other credits

Camera & editing, Tom Hill.


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Distributor subjects

Adolescence
Cancer / Oncology
Fanlight Collection
Healthcare

Keywords

documentary ; film; video; health care; healthcare; illness; disease; patient; nurse; nursing; doctor; medicine; physician; hospital; teen; teenager; ; "Not Just a Cancer Patient"; The Fanlight Collection

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