Counselling and communication in oncology.

  title={Counselling and communication in oncology.},
  author={Lesley Fallowfield},
  journal={British Journal of Cancer},
  pages={481 - 482}
During the past decade there has been increasing awareness amongst clinicians of the many psychological, social and sexual problems experienced by people being treated for cancer (Maguire 1985; Fallowfield 1988a). Furthermore, many doctors now recognise that some of these difficulties can be prevented or ameliorated by improving their own communication… CONTINUE READING