Patient Education Factsheets

Huntsman Cancer Institute’s Patient Education Committee has approved the factsheets below for distribution to patients and loved ones. Materials will be added and updated periodically; please use this site as the main resource for updated factsheets. Approval dates are indicated at the bottom of each document. Find more educational resources in the health information library. Materials from the National Cancer Institute are also approved for patient education use. 

Side Effect and Symptom Management

Anemia

Bleeding Problems

Constipation

Diarrhea

Fatigue

Hair Loss/Alopecia

Infection and Neutropenia

Lymphedema/Swelling

Memory Changes

Mucositis

Nausea and Vomiting

Pain (see Supportive Oncology)

Peripheral Neuropathy

Sexuality/Fertility

Skin Care/Changes

Urinary Changes

BMT

Brain, Spine, and Skull Base

Breast Care

Chemotherapy

Gastrointestinal

Ileostomy After-Care

Genetic Counselors

Head and Neck

Lung Cancer

Melanoma

Multiple Myeloma

Nutrition

Patient and Family Support

Distress

Healthcare planning

Radiation Oncology

Sarcoma

Supportive Oncology

Pain Management and Medication Information