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To Catch a Thief: Why you should address pain -- before it robs you blind
The following resources have been recommended by the Patient Education Resource Center.
Controlling Cancer Pain - opens as a .pdf
Pain Control: Support for People With Cancer - opens as a .pdf
The web site CancerSymptoms.org (maintained by The The Oncology Nursing Society) has a section on pain which may be useful.
Another good resources is the book American Cancer Society's Guide to Pain Control: Understanding and Managing Cancer Pain. This is available for checkout at the PERC.
For more information about the PERC, please call 734-647-8626 or stop by. The PERC is located on Level B-1 of the Cancer Center.
This article first appeared in the Winter, 2009 issue of Thrive. Read the magazine - opens as a .pdf document.