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Cancer patients and infection – frequently asked questions

Cancer patients receiving chemotherapy are more likely to get an infection. For these people, any type of infection may become serious quickly. 

This website features a set of Q and As giving information about why cancer patients are more vulnerable to infection, and what patients can do to protect themselves.  It also gives references to other useful resources such as posters, fact sheets, post cards, videos, and more.

The website can be found at http://www.preventcancerinfections.org/faq-page

Published: 10/03/2014

Publication Type: Web Based Resource