Priority from the Teenage and Young Adult Cancer PSP
|UNCERTAINTY: For young people with incurable cancer, how should parents/carers communicate with them to improve quality of life and experience?
|This was one of the 20 questions at the workshop that fell outside of the Top 10. These were not ranked in any order of priority
|JLA question ID
|Communication and sharing information at the right time is a hallmark of good care. Young people with incurable cancer need information to make the best decisions and to live their life to the full. How parents/carers can best communicate with young people will vary, and how they can be supported and educated to do so we still do not know.
|Health Research Classification System category
|Extra information provided by this PSP
|Original uncertainty examples
|How is the best way to tell your child they are not going to get better ~ How to approach the subject if end of life care?
|2 x parent/carer
|PSP unique ID
|Teenage and Young Adult Cancer
|Total number of uncertainties identified by this PSP.
|185 (To see a full list of all uncertainties identified, please see the detailed spreadsheet held on the JLA website)
|Date of priority setting workshop
|19 January 2018