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With the important role medications play in the treatment of cancer, the oncology pharmacist has become an integral part of the cancer care team. Oncology pharmacists are actively engaged in all aspects of cancer care—from chemotherapy dose preparation and safety checks, to educating patients about side effects, to drug development research.
Find out about the basics of cancer care, particularly helpful if you or a loved one has been newly diagnosed with cancer.
Read articles on how cancer can be found and prevented.
Learn more about the specific medical tests and procedures used to diagnose and treat cancer.
Read articles about the side effects of cancer and cancer treatment, as well as some ways to cope with side effects.
Find practical information on how to manage common challenges faced by people living with cancer.
Read articles about how to deal with issues arising after treatment for cancer. This section also contains articles on survivorship issues.
Cancer not only affects the person diagnosed, it also affects family members and friends. Learn ways to cope with a cancer diagnosis.
Find out what ASCO experts are saying about current topics in cancer and cancer research.