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Study: Pleural mesothelioma patients may require unique form of psychological care

6 Dec 2016 by under Research/Treatment

lungs 1 002 100x100 Study: Pleural mesothelioma patients may require unique form of psychological careIn our medical system, care is tailored to the ailment. A person with a broken leg doesn’t receive the same treatment as someone who needs his gallbladder removed. However, psychological patient care for those with pleural mesothelioma, a rare, fatal cancer affecting the lining of the lungs, and caused by exposure to , has historically been modeled to reflect that of patients with other lung cancers. (more…)