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Keene, Nancy

Overview
Works: 12 works in 81 publications in 2 languages and 11,274 library holdings
Genres: Popular works  Anecdotes  Juvenile works 
Roles: Author
Classifications: RC281.C4, 618.92994
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Most widely held works by Nancy Keene
Childhood leukemia : a guide for families, friends & caregivers by Nancy Keene( Book )

21 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and held by 1,165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nancy Keene, whose daughter survived childhood leukemia, combines her personal experiences, interview with families of over forty other children with the disease, and the latest medical information to produce a unique and comprehensive reference: Childhood Leukemia. She gives voice to parents, children with cancer, and their siblings who share their collective wisdom. This complete guide provides detailed medical information in an easy-to-digest format and offers practical advice for coping with procedures; hospitalizations; school; and associated social, emotional, and financial problems. Family friends will discover dozens of concrete suggestions on helpful things to say and do. Health providers will see beyond the illness of the children; they will learn of their struggles, their triumphs, their hopes
Childhood cancer : a parent's guide to solid tumor cancers by Honna Janes-Hodder( Book )

18 editions published between 1999 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 930 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Each year more than 6,000 children and teens in the United States are diagnosed with a solid tumor (e.g., kidney tumor, liver tumor, neuroblastoma, retinoblastoma, or sarcoma). The illnesses and their treatments can have devastating effects on family, friends, schoolmates, and the larger community. This book contains information families need during this difficult time. It includes descriptions of the newest treatments, such as computer-assisted surgery, tandem stem cell transplants, and targeted therapies as well as practical advice about how to cope with diagnosis, medical procedures, hospitalization, school, and finances. Woven throughout the text are true stories from more than 100 children with cancer, their siblings, and their parents
Your child in the hospital : a practical guide for parents by Nancy Keene( Book )

13 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in English and held by 858 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides helpful tips and home-grown wisdom that will make any visit to the hospital easier. It explains how to prepare your child, cope with procedures, plan for surgery, communicate with doctors and nurses, and deal with bills and insurance. Woven throughout the text are encouraging stories from parents who have been through the experience of having a child in the hospital. Includes a packing list, hospital journal for children, and helpful resources for parents
Childhood cancer survivors : a practical guide to your future by Nancy Keene( Book )

14 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and held by 578 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A resource for survivors of childhood cancer and their families that includes information about medical late effects of treatment, necessary follow-up care, emotional aspects of survivorship, navigating the healthcare system, ways to maximize heath, a survivor's treatment record, and a list of helpful organizations"--
Working with your doctor : getting the healthcare you deserve by Nancy Keene( Book )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ayundado a su hijo en el hospital : una guia practica para los padres by Nancy Keene( Book )

4 editions published in 2002 in Spanish and English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Childhood brain & spinal cord tumors : a guide for families, friends & caregivers by Tania Shiminski-Maher( Book )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Each year about 4,000 children and teens in the United States are diagnosed with a brain or spinal cord tumor. The illness and its treatment can have devastating effects on family, friends, schoolmates, and the larger community. This newly updated edition contains essential information families need during this difficult time. It includes descriptions of the newest treatments, such as computer-assisted surgery, stem cell transplants, and targeted therapies as well as practical advice about how to cope with diagnosis, medical procedures, hospitalization, school, and finances. Effective ways to form a partnership with the medical team are provided, as are resources for medical information, emotional support, and financial assistance. The poignant and practical stories from more than 100 children with brain or spinal cord tumors and their parents show the personal side of diagnosis and treatment. Parents who read this book will find simply explained medical facts, advice to ease their daily life, and tools to be a strong advocate for their child
Educating the child with cancer : a guide for parents and teachers( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Developed to help families and teachers cope with all aspects of educating a child with cancer, this book covers learning issues from infancy through adulthood. Chapters written by experts are balanced by the wisdom of parents who have "been there."
Chemo, craziness & comfort : my book about childhood cancer by Nancy Keene( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book was created to help young patients and their families understand about cancer, how it is treated, and ways to manage it. It shares stories and advice from children who have finished their treatments
Helping your child in the hospital : a practical guide for parents by Nancy Keene( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Childhood leukemia : a guide for families, friends & caregivers by Nancy Keene( )

in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Childhood leukemia by Nancy Keene( Book )

2 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This most complete parent guide covers not only detailed and precise medical information about leukemia and the various treatment options, but also day-to-day practical advice on how to cope with procedures, hospitalization, family and friends, school, social and financial issues, communication, feelings, and, if therapy is not successful, the difficult issues of death and bereavement. Woven among the medical details and the practical advice are the voices of more than 150 parents and children who have lived with leukemia and its treatments. As many parents have already found, advice from "ve
 
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Childhood cancer : a parent's guide to solid tumor cancersYour child in the hospital : a practical guide for parentsChildhood cancer survivors : a practical guide to your futureWorking with your doctor : getting the healthcare you deserveAyundado a su hijo en el hospital : una guia practica para los padresChildhood leukemia