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Patient Education Resources

37 Patient Education Resources

Cancer Treatments: Radiation Therapy

| .pdf | PRINT CODE NSCCP-0016

This pamphlet describes how radiation therapy works, why it has been recommended to you, and the different types of radiation treatment. Other information like how to get ready for each treatment, how long and how often the treatment will take place, and how to manage side effects, is also listed.

Information for Male Patients Receiving Radiation Therapy Treatment to the Pelvis

| .pdf | PRINT CODE NSCCP-1338

Cancer may be treated with a combination of treatments; radiation therapy is used to shrink cancer and lower the chance of it returning. This pamphlet describes how to prepare for appointments, what will happen during your treatment, how long the treatments will take, coping strategies, and the possible side effects.

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