Transition

"Losing my hair during treatment was pretty hard. It was part of me and I just felt ugly. I look in the mirror now and all I see is someone going through hard times."
AYA patient

Guidelines/Research

Freyer DR. (2010). Transition of care for young adult survivors of childhood and adolescent cancer: Rationale and approaches. Journal of Clinical Oncology 28(32): 4810-8
View abstract & Article

Paediatric Chronic Diseases Transition Framework

ON TRAC Background: 2011

 

 

Web Resources

BC Children’s Hospital – On Trac Transitioning Responsibly to Adult Care (USA)

www.ontracbc.ca

Starship

Information for young people and their families moving from child to adult healthcare services.

starship.org.nz/patients-parents-and-visitors/youth-transition

Royal Children’s Hospital Melbourne (AUS)

Transition checklists
rch.org.au/transition/factsheets_and_tools/transition_checklists/

Got Transition (USA)

Got Transition aims to improve of paediatric to adult health care through the use of new and innovative strategies for health professionals, youth and families.
www.gottransition.org