Breast Cancer Training Resource

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The Tasmanian Breast Cancer Care Resource for Health Workers is a training document produced for health professionals working in rural Tasmania.

It has been developed through consultation with individuals, representatives and organisations that have an interest in improving the care of rural women who have or who have had breast cancer.

The resource is available to download in its entirety or in separate sections below.

Section Section Title
Contents Contents
Section 1 Overview
Section 2 The Breast
Section 3 Types of Breast Cancer
Section 4 Clinical Practice Guidelines
Section 5 Surgery Options
Section 6 Nursing Care / Follow-up
Section 7 Lymphoedema
Section 8 Adjuvant Therapy
Section 9 Psychosocial Care
Section 10 Younger Women
Section 11 Care of the Patient with Metastatic Disease
Section 12 Palliative Care
Section 13 Targeted Resources
Section 14 Practical Resources
Section 15 General Resources
Section 16 Professional Development in Cancer Care of Health Workers
Section 17 Glossary