This information kit is designed to help patients navigate the treatment options for breast cancer.
Included below is the Breast Cancer Companion Guide, which will direct you to the information needed at each step in the pathway.
The information kit is maintained by the BC Cancer Breast Tumour Group and the BC Cancer Library.
Breast Cancer Companion Guide
A navigational tool which is the starting point of this kit. The guide interacts with the other resources in the kit and in the community.
Intelligent Patient Guide to Breast Cancer5th edition, 2011. ISBN: 9780981159911by Ivo Olivotto, Karen Gelmon, David McCready and Urve Kuusk. This book can be borrowed from the BC Cancer Library and from many public libraries in BC and the Yukon. You can purchase it by contacting the publisher, ordering from local bookstores or through online booksellers such as Chapters/Indigo.
Exercises after Breast Surgery
: a guide for women. This Canadian Cancer Society booklet provides a series of exercises for women to do after breast cancer surgery. Available in English, French and Chinese.
Revised February 2014