Cancer

Transcript – Programme 84: Cancer pain

How cancer survivors can manage long term pain and creating a home from home at the hospital.
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Airing Pain Programme 84: Cancer pain

How cancer survivors can manage long term pain and creating a home from home at the hospital.
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Chronic pain after breast cancer surgery

By Dr Julie Bruce Breast cancer is the commonest cancer affecting women and surgery is the main treatment, either to the breast and/or the underarm area. There are two main types of breast operation, mastectomy (removal of the whole breast) or removal of the cancerous lump, called lum
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Chronic pain after surgery

As many as 20 per cent of people at the pain clinic will have post-surgical pain. Dr Julie Bruce and Dr William Macrae explain the causes and treatment of this frequently neglected problem
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