Skip Navigation
QualityTool

Understanding Endometrial Cancer: A Woman's Guide


Description

This guide will take patients recently diagnosed with endometrial cancer through the basics of what they need to know about their treatment.

This guide addresses the following topics:

  • Endometrial cancer: An overview
    • Staging
  • Working with your treatment team
    • Talking with your treatment team
  • Treatment
    • Surgery
    • Radiation therapy
    • Chemotherapy
    • Hormone therapy
  • Living with cancer therapy
  • Tips for coping
  • Final messages
Links to the Tool:
This tool is available at: http://www.foundationforwomenscancer.org/wp-content/uploads/Endometrial_brochure.pdf (If you don't have the software to open this PDF, download free Adobe Acrobat ReaderĀ® software External Web Site Policy.)

Developer

Gynecologic Cancer Foundation

Funding Sources

Gynecologic Cancer Foundation


QualityTool Topic

asp:qt-topic-replace-me


History

  • Release Date: 05/2006
  • Original Summary: 05/2006
Disclaimer: The inclusion of a tool in the Innovations Exchange does not constitute or imply an endorsement by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality or Westat of the tool or of the submitter or developer of the tool. Read more.
QualityTool Classification
Patient Population:

Last updated: May 15, 2013.