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Cancer Center lending libraries

Knowledge about cancer helps patients and their loved ones as they navigate diagnosis, treatment and recovery. For patients and families,...

Clinical trials, cancer

Clinical trials are research studies in which people help doctors and researchers find ways to improve health care. Each study tries to answer...

Gastrostomy

When neither surgery nor a stent placement is possible, the doctor may insert a gastrostomy tube through the wall of the abdomen directly into the...

Infusion total parenteral nutrition (TPN)

Total parenteral nutrition is a lifesaver for patients who cannot get their nutrition through eating. Everyone needs calories and protein, in...

Lifeline

Providence Lifeline medical alert service gives individuals of all ages access to personal support and at-home emergency assistance 24 hours a day,...

Microvascular free tissue transfers

The vascular detachment of a region of the body (eg, skin, fat, muscle, bone) followed by transfer of that tissue to another region of the body with reattachment of the artery and vein to a separate artery and vein. This ability to transplant living tissue from one region of the body to another enables reconstruction of complex defects.

Microvascular head and neck reconstruction

A technique for rebuilding the face and neck using blood vessels, bone and tissue, including muscle and skin from other parts of the body. The technique useful for rehabilitating surgical defects that are caused by the removal of head and neck tumors.

Oncology nurse navigator

An oncology nurse navigator is an oncology certified nurse (OCN) who provides  education for each cancer patient concerning their individual...

Oncology social work

Oncology social workers assess the needs of cancer patients. They can facilitate communication with the health care team, provide emotional support...