The Impact of Chemotherapy and Radiation on Adult Survivors of Childhood Cancer: Examining Their Impact on Adler’s Life Tasks

Adult survivors of childhood cancer who receive chemotherapy and cranial radiation for hematological and brain tumor cancers experience late effects from these methods of treatment. Physical, cognitive, and psychological effects in the lives of survivors have been most reported up to this point. This paper examines the influence of these effects through Adler’s life tasks: love, work, and community.

Author: 
Jennifer L. Schaefer
Year Completed: 
2013
Number of Pages: 
57
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