Pancreatic Cancer Treatments Support

Being diagnosed with any type of cancer is a frightening experience. Having pancreatic cancer can be particularly terrifying as a diagnosis often comes after the cancer has progressed into later stages.

Fortunately, patients can tap into a myriad of pancreatic cancer support systems that will help them cope with their illness. Pancreatic cancer support can help not only the patient, but the patient’s family and friends.

Pancreatic Cancer Support: Information

Information and knowledge can help pancreatic cancer patients and those around them to understand the progress of this cancer, the treatments and the problems associated with pancreatic cancer.

Among the books available today that discuss pancreatic cancer are:

  • The Official Patient’s Sourcebook on Pancreatic Cancer: A Revised and Updated Directory for the Internet Age by Icon Health Publications: Put together from a variety of research sources, this book includes references and Internet resources, in addition to the included information.
  • Pancreatic Cancer (American Cancer Society Atlas of Clinical Oncology) by John L. Cameron: This book includes information from experts in the fields of surgery, radiation and medicine to provide a comprehensive guide on understanding pancreatic cancer.
  • 100 Q