Jan 22, 2011 - 4:50 pm
1.My wife is going on monday 24 for simulation, as its called here, for Radiation.
2. She will have Radiation for Hypopharynx cancer.SHe will have neck and throat Rad down to the aaesophagus.
I would really like to have a list of the type of effects (mucositis, skin burns,mucus etc etc and how you or care nurses treated this.ie: names of medicines/creams etc) I really need a practical list so i can cross check and bounce of our medical team.
3.Are there any tips/recommendatiions to prepare in advance?
Finally if anyone has tips regarding how to be an organized caregiver,: like waht was important to you in the care you received i would appreciate it, as i get "flooded" easily
I know this is a lot