LSU Lung Cancer Research Study

Diptasri Mandal, PhD:
Principal Investigator
(504) 568-6156
dmanda@lsuhsc.edu          

Angelle Bencaz, MSPH

Co-Investigator
(504) 568-2216
abenca@lsuhsc.edu

 

Jessica Chambliss, MS, CRC:

Co-Investigator

(504) 568-7027
jcham5@lsuhsc.edu

 


Toll-Free: 1-888-720-7757

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Please click on any of the resources below to learn more about palliative care and its goals:

 

Booklets & Handouts

  1. How Can Palliative Care Help Me? (Caring Connections) (handout)

  2. Palliative Care: A Part of Your Treatment (Lung Cancer Alliance) (handout)

  3. Palliative Care for People with Respiratory Disease or Critical Illness (American Thoracic Society, Patient Information Series) (handout)

  4. Palliative Care: Improving Quality of Life for Patients and Families (American Society of Clinical Oncology, ASCO) (booklet)

  5. Palliative Care vs. Hospice (The Mayo Clinic) (handout)

  6. Palliative Care: What You Should Know (getpalliativecare.org) (handout)

  7. Palliative Care Questions and Answers (National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization) (handout)

  8. Understanding Palliative Care: A guide for people with cancer, their families and friends (Cancer Council NSW) (booklet)

  9. What is Palliative Care? (Caring Connections) (brochure)

  10. What You Should Know About: Palliative Care (BC Cancer Agency) (handout)

 

Worksheets & Interactive Quizzes

  1. Palliative Care and Lung Cancer: Getting the Support You Need (American Lung Association) (worksheet)

  2. Take the Quiz: Is Palliative Care Right for You? (getpalliativecare.org) (online interactive quiz)

  3. What Are My Choices?  Moments of Life: Made Possible by Hospice (online interactive tool)

 

Web Pages

  1. A Guide to Palliative or Supportive Care  (cancer.org)

  2. Caring for the Symptoms of Cancer and its Treatment (Cancer.Net)

  3. Lung Cancer and Palliative Care (getpalliativecare.org)

  4. Palliative Care (LUNGevity Foundation)

  5. Palliative Care in Cancer (National Cancer Institute)

  6. Palliative Care Provider Directory of Hospitals (getpalliativecare.org)

  7. Supportive (Palliative) Care  (American Lung Association)

 

Websites

  1. getpalliativecare.org

  2. Moments of Life: Made Possible by Hospice

  3. Palliative Doctors (American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine)

 

Organizations

  1. The Center to Advance Palliative Care (CAPC)

  2. National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization (NHPCO)

  3. Patient Quality of Life Coalition

 

Video Library

  1. Palliative Care Patient: Regaining a Quality Life (CAPC Palliative) (YouTube)

  2. Palliative Care: The Extra Layer of Support (American Lung Association)

  3. Palliative Care: YOU Are a BRIDGE (getpalliativecare.org) (YouTube)

  4. What is Palliative Care? (Life With Lung Cancer) (YouTube)

  5. What is Palliative Care? - An Introduction for Patients and Their Families (Cancer.Net) (YouTube)

 

CARE

 

Examples of palliative Care Pic

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