Treating Cancer

There are a number of different cancer treatments available now; the most important aim of the treatment of cancer is to remove the cancerous cells and prevent the cancer from spreading to other parts of the body. In many cases, a combination of treatments is used and members of several different healthcare teams will be involved in a patient’s care. Some of the most common treatments are outlined below:

  • Surgery
  • Chemotherapy
  • Radiotherapy
  • Hormone therapy
  • Monoclonal antibody therapy

Guide to Cancer

Cancer Intro

Bladder cancer

Breast cancer

Lung cancer

Preventing cancer

Prostate cancer

Rectum cancer

Support for cancer sufferers

Symptoms of cancer

Treating of cancer

Womb cancer