Written resources

 

The resources below are listed in alphabetical order.

Blood tests and blood counts (Blood tests and blood counts is also available in Arabic, Chinese (Simple), Chinese (Traditional), Dari, Khmer, Sinhalese, Turkish and Vietnamese)

Breastfeeding a child on treatment

Coming off treatment handbook

Contact with chickenpox or measles during and after cancer treatment

Dealing with increased appetite when taking steroids

Diagnosis & treatment: a practical guide for parents and families

Eating well

Fussy eating

High energy diets for infants

High energy foods and drinks

Immunisation after cancer treatment has finished

Immunisation during cancer treatment (Immunisation during cancer treatment is also available in Arabic, Chinese (Simple), Chinese (Traditional), Dari, Hindi, Somali, Sudanese and Vietnamese)

Looking after yourself while you are caring for your child

Medications (side effects)

Mouthcare (Mouthcare is also available in Arabic, Chinese (Simple), Chinese (Traditional), Dari, Hindi, Somali, Sudanese and Vietnamese)

PET Scan – positron emission tomography

Physical activity: a practical guide to keep active during cancer treatment

Side effects of chemotherapy (Side effects of chemotherapy is also available in Arabic, Chinese (Simple), Chinese (Traditional), Dari, Khmer, Sinhalese, Turkish and Vietnamese)

Social media

Speaking up for your child

Surgical insertion of a hickman line

Surgical insertion of a port

Tips for family and friends

Tips for parents from parents

Total Body Irradiation (TBI)

Tube feeding

What is childhood cancer? (What is childhood cancer is also available in Arabic, Chinese (Simple), Chinese (Traditional), Dari, Hindi, Khmer, Sinhalese, Somali, Sudanese, Turkish and Vietnamese)

When to call hospital – The Royal Children’s Hospital

When to call hospital – Monash Children’s Hospital

(When to call the hospital is also available in Arabic, Chinese (Simple), Chinese (Traditional), Dari, Hindi, Khmer, Sinhalese, Somali, Sudanese, Turkish and Vietnamese.