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Opting Out of Breast Cancer Treatment - About.com
But for some patients, the treatment of choice may be no treatment at all. Learn what ... chemotherapy treatments · breast cancer treatment · treatment decisions ...
http://breastcancer.about.com/lw/Health-Medicine/Conditions-and-diseases/Opting-Out-of-Breast-Cancer-Treatment.htm
How Surgical Margins Affect Breast Cancer Treatment Decisions
Sep 15, 2014 ... The state of your surgical margins, also called tumor margins, affects several treatment decisions: lumpectomy or mastectomy, radiation, ...
http://breastcancer.about.com/od/diagnosis/tp/surgical_margins.htm
Lymph Node Status and Your Treatment Decisions - Breast Cancer
Sep 4, 2013 ... Your lymph node status is a critical part of your diagnostic workup and has a majot impact on your options for breast cancer treatment.
http://breastcancer.about.com/od/breastbiopsyanddiagnosis/a/lymph_trtmt_dec.htm
Compliance or Adherence - Comply or Adhere to Treatment Decisions
May 12, 2013 ... Called both patient compliance and treatment adherence, smart patients know that when they make treatment decisions in partnership with ...
http://patients.about.com/od/researchtreatmentoptions/a/compliance.htm
Taking Responsibility for Your Own Medical Treatment Decisions
Sep 6, 2013 ... Empowered patients know that it is their responsibility to make their own treatment decisions, referring to their doctors, but understanding ...
http://patients.about.com/od/researchtreatmentoptions/a/decisionmaking.htm
How to Make an Objective Medical Treatment Decision
May 16, 2013 ... When we are faced with making difficult treatment decisions for a new diagnosis, it's difficult to be objective, removing the emotion from the ...
http://patients.about.com/od/decisionmaking/ss/decisionmaking.htm
Do Patients Have the Right to Refuse Treatment?
Dec 10, 2014 ... Is It Okay to Say No to Treatment Recommendations? By Trisha Torrey ... Non- Life-Threatening Treatment Decisions. Most patients in the ...
http://patients.about.com/od/decisionmaking/tp/Do-Patients-Have-The-Right-To-Refuse-Medical-Treatment.htm
Treatments and Decisions - Medical Treatments & Decision Making ...
Once you have been accurately diagnosed, you will need to consider, and discuss, a menu of treatment options with your doctor. How can you learn about them ...
http://patients.about.com/od/researchtreatmentoptions/
A Process for Making Important Medical Decisions - Patient ...
May 12, 2013 ... When it comes time to make a difficult medical decision, the process called Shared Decision Making allows you to weigh your treatment options ...
http://patients.about.com/od/researchtreatmentoptions/a/Shared-Decision-Making-A-Process-For-Making-Important-Medical-Decisions.htm
Making Decisions About Your Ovarian Cancer Treatment Options
Ovarian Cancer. Now what? Making decisions when faced with options that you never heard of is difficult enough. In the face of ovarian cancer, this is your life.
http://ovariancancer.about.com/od/treatmentoptions/a/risk_benefit.htm
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