Essential Questions to Ask Your Doctor

Ask your physician:

Will you give me a written or electronic plan that summarizes our discussion, my treatment choices, and advice for managing treatment and side effects? For more information on communicating with your doctor, download our Teamwork publication. For resources for Cancer Care Planning, including best practices and sample templates, go to www.canceradvocacy.org/careplans

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