Homecare in a radiation oncology service: psychological, ethical and organizational aspects of the Unità di Cura Continuativa "A. Romanini".

The experience with a model of homecare provided to oncologic patients and their families, implemented in a Radiation Oncology service, is reported. The requirements in terms of care and psychological support to terminally ill patients are considered and the global needs of their families are analyzed. To address the related complex problems, a new… CONTINUE READING