Mapping Adolescent Cancer Services: How Do Young People, Their Families, and Staff Describe Specialized Cancer Care in England?

@article{VindrolaPadros2016MappingAC,
  title={Mapping Adolescent Cancer Services: How Do Young People, Their Families, and Staff Describe Specialized Cancer Care in England?},
  author={Cecilia Vindrola-Padros and Rachel R. Taylor and Sarah Lea and Louise Hooker and Susie Pearce and Jeremy Whelan and Faith Gibson},
  journal={Cancer nursing},
  year={2016},
  volume={39 5},
  pages={358-66}
}
BACKGROUND Specialized cancer services for adolescents and young adults (AYAs) are being developed in a number of countries to address the particular needs of this population. However, the evidence base to inform service design and associated care delivery is inadequate. OBJECTIVE The aim of this study was to undertake a mapping study to identify the main components of AYA cancer care to be studied further to reflect the range of approaches to service delivery currently provided in England… CONTINUE READING