Cover image for the audiobook Understanding chemotherapy. A woman wearing a red blouse smiles at the camera.

Understanding chemotherapy

Audiobook
Published: 01 Mar 2022
Next review: 01 Mar 2025
Edition: 16
Cover image for the audiobook Understanding chemotherapy. A woman wearing a red blouse smiles at the camera.
This audiobook is about chemotherapy. It is for anyone who is having chemotherapy treatment for cancer. There is also information for carers, family members and friends.

The audiobook explains how chemotherapy works and how it is given. There is also information about common side effects, how they can be treated and what you can do to manage them.
Published: 01 Mar 2022
Next review: 01 Mar 2025
Edition: 16
This audiobook is about chemotherapy. It is for anyone who is having chemotherapy treatment for cancer. There is also information for carers, family members and friends.

The audiobook explains how chemotherapy works and how it is given. There is also information about common side effects, how they can be treated and what you can do to manage them.

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