References and thanks for the coping with advanced cancer section
The information in the coping with advanced cancer section is based on our booklet, Coping with advanced cancer, which has been produced in accordance with the following sources and guidelines:
Berger A, et al. Principles and practice of palliative care and supportive oncology. 3rd edition. 2006. Lippincott Williams and Williams.
Doyle D, et al. Oxford textbook of palliative medicine. 3rd edition. 2005. Oxford University Press.
General Medical Council. Guidance for doctors. Treatment and care towards the end of life: good practice in decision making. 2010.
NHS Scotland. Palliative care guidelines. 2009.
With thanks to: Dr Wendy Makin, Macmillan Consultant in Palliative Care and Oncology; Pauline McCulloch, Colorectal Lead Nurse; Dr Dipti P Thakker, Senior Clinical Psychologist.
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