NCCN Guidelines for Patients
Adolescents and Young Adults with Cancer, Version 1.2017
American Cancer Society
Nearing the End of Lifewww.cancer.org/treatment/nearingtheendoflife/ nearingtheendoflife/index
Provides free resources and information to help
people make decisions about end-of-life care and
National Cancer Institute
Advance Directiveshttp://www.cancer.gov/about-cancer/managing-care/ advance-directives
Coping with Advanced Cancerwww.cancer.gov/cancertopics/coping/ advancedcancer.pdf
End-of-Life Care for People Who Have Cancerwww.cancer.gov/cancertopics/factsheet/Support/end- of-life-care
Last Days of Life (PDQ
Voicing My Choices Planning Guide for
Adolescents and Young Adultswww.agingwithdignity.org/voicing-my-choices.php
Planning tool designed to help young people
living with a serious illness to communicate their
preferences to friends, family, and caregivers.
Patti Balwanz, Kim Carlos, Jennifer Johnson, Jana
Nordie’s at Noon: The Personal Stories
of Four Women “Too Young” for Breast Cancer.
Philadelphia, PA: De Capo Press, 2006.
David B. Feldman, S. Andrew Lasher, Jr.
of-Life Handbook: A Compassionate Guide to
Connecting with and Caring for a Dying Loved One.
Oakland, CA: New Harbinger Publications, Inc., 2008.