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Treatment for cervical cancer
Cancer Council Victoria (AUS)
Description of the types of treatment that may be offered for cervical cancer, including side effects and a personal story of surgery.
 (web)

Faces of cervical cancer: Information and support for those living with cervical health issues
Australian Cervical Cancer Foundation (AUS, 2020)
This booklet provides simple explanations of cervical abnormalities, including cervical cancer and treatment. Find surgical treatment on page 25. A number of personal stories are included throughout the text.
 (PDF booklet)

Understanding cervical cancer
Cancer Council Australia (AUS, 2019)
This booklet provides clearly-written, but quite detailed information on cervical cancer diagnosis, treatment, side effects, recovery and where to find further information or support. Includes a list of questions you might wish to ask your doctor. Find information on surgery on page 29.
  (68-page booklet, PDF or hard copy)

Cervical cancer
Deborah Neesham/Counterpart (AUS, 2020)
Gynaecological Oncologist Dr Deborah Neesham explains the diagnosis and treatment of cervical cancer, including emerging trends and developments. Hosted by Kellie Holland. Recorded on Monday 31 August 2020 in Melbourne.
(webinar)

Cervical cancer- treatment options
Cancer Australia (AUS, 2017)
Scroll down to 'Treatment for cervical cancer'.
 (web)

Surgery
Cancer Survivor Guide (AUS, 2018)
Episode 2 of this podcast discusses how surgeons decide when to operate, how techniques have changed and improved over time, and what to expect when you meet your surgeon.
 (podcast)

Understanding surgery
Cancer Council Australia (AUS, 2019)
This 64-page booklet answers a lot of basic questions about surgery for cancer. Includes decision making, types of surgery, planning and preparation, processes on the day, recovery and a handy list of questions to ask your team.
  (Booklet available as PDF or in hard copy.)


Last Updated: 10 June, 2021 11:42 am