Follow-up care and survivorship
Care doesn't stop after treatment ends. Following up with your treatment team is important both to monitor your continued response to treatment but also to assess for any late effects and to see how you are managing emotionally. Here are some tools to help you understand, plan for and participate in your follow-up care.
Learn about follow-up care
Follow-up care after cancer treatment (National Cancer Institute)
Taking charge of follow-up care (National Comprehensive Cancer Network)
The importance of communicating with your doctor about follow-up care (CancerCare Connect Workshop)
Rubins et al. 2007. Follow-up and Surveillance of the Lung Cancer Patient Following Curative Intent Therapy: ACCP Evidence-Based Clinical Practice Guideline (2nd Edition). CHEST; 32(3_suppl):355S-367S.
Learn about cancer survivorship plans
Planning for cancer survivorship (Cure Today)
Survivorship Planning (Journey Forward)
Livestrong Care Plan (Livestrong)