Varying Levels of Information in the Treatment of Colorectal Cancer
Different patients want different levels of information, says John L. Marshall.
BY John L. Marshall
PUBLISHED September 13, 2015
Different patients want different levels of information, says John L. Marshall, chief, Division of Hematology/Oncology, Georgetown University Hospital, associate director, Clinical Research, Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center.
Though some patients want to see scans, blood tests, biopsy information and more, they need to know that it may be difficult to understand. Other patients, he says, just want to know about the next treatment steps.