References for the talking about your cancer section
The information in the talking about your cancer section is based on the Macmillan Cancer Support booklet Talking about your cancer, which has been produced in accordance with the following sources and guidelines:
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Supportive and Palliative Care for People with Cancer. Part A and part B. 2004. National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE).