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Brain Tumour Australia Information.com.au – Fact Sheets
 
 
 
 
 

FACT SHEETS No.1- 32
The Brain, Tumours, Treatment & Side Effects

This section of information covers the following topics:

FACT SHEET 1
The Brain – Your Diagnosis
FACT SHEET 2 The Brain – How it works
FACT SHEET 3 The Brain – Understanding
FACT SHEET 4 The Brain – Tumour Information
FACT SHEET 5

Overview and Location of Different Tumours
FACT SHEETS 6 – 9
FACT SHEET 6
FACT SHEET 7
FACT SHEET 8
FACT SHEET 9

Various Types of Tumours
Various Types of Tumours cont.
Various Types of Tumours cont.
Various Types of Tumours cont.
FACT SHEETS 10 – 11
FACT SHEET 10
FACT SHEET 11

Various Types of Tumours cont.+ Meningioma
What is a Meningioma?

FACT SHEETS 12 – 14
FACT SHEET 12
FACT SHEET 13
FACT SHEET 14

Spinal Cord Tumours
Spinal Cord Tumours cont.
Spinal Cord Tumours cont.

FACT SHEETS 15 – 18
FACT SHEET 15
FACT SHEET 16
FACT SHEET 17
FACT SHEET 18

Treatment Options
Radiation Therapy & Surgery
Radiation Therapy & Chemotherapy
Chemotherapy cont.

FACT SHEET 19 Dexamethasone
FACT SHEET 20 Complementary Therapies
FACT SHEET 21

Steroid-Induced Diabetes
FACT SHEETS 22 – 26
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FACT SHEET 23
FACT SHEET 24
FACT SHEET 25
FACT SHEET 26

Clinical Trials – Questions & Answers
Clinical Trials – Questions & Answers cont.
Clinical Trials – Questions & Answers cont.
Clinical Trials – Questions & Answers cont
Clinical Trials – Questions & Answers cont.

FACT SHEETS 27 – 28
FACT SHEET 27
FACT SHEET 28

Possible effects of brain tumours
Possible effects of brain tumours cont.& Managing Symptoms

FACT SHEETS 29 – 32
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FACT SHEET 32
Seizures
Seizures cont.
Seizures – Medications
Seizures – Medications cont.


FACT SHEETS No.33 – 50
The Impact of a Brain Tumour Diagnosis

This section of information covers the following topics:

FACT SHEET 33 – 34 
FACT SHEET 33 Coping – Gain Control  & Communication [family member]
FACT SHEET 34

Seizures – Use of Medications

FACT SHEETS 35 – 37
FACT SHEET 35
FACT SHEET 36
FACT SHEET 37

Memory
Memory cont.
Memory cont.
FACT SHEET 38
Behaviour, Personality Changes
FACT SHEET 39

Social & Emotional Impact 

FACT SHEETS 40 – 41
FACT SHEET 40
FACT SHEET 41

Depression  & Fatigue
Fatigue cont.

FACT SHEET 42 Self Control
FACT SHEET 43

Managing Conflict

FACT SHEETS 44 – 45
FACT SHEET 44
FACT SHEET 45

Second Opinions - Rights & Choices
Second Opinions cont.& Communication with your Health Professional

FACT SHEET 46

Health Professionals

FACT SHEETS 47 – 48
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FACT SHEET 48

Communication Difficulties – Aphasia & Apraxia
Communication Difficulties – Aphasia & Apraxia cont.

FACT SHEET 49 Relationships & Sexuality
FACT SHEET 50 Driving & Brain Tumours


FACT SHEETS No.51 – 60
Help, Care & Support

This section of information covers the following topics:

FACT SHEETS 51 – 53
FACT SHEET 51
FACT SHEET 52
FACT SHEET 53

Rehabilitation & Returning to Work
Returning to Work cont.
Returning to Work cont. & Nutrition & Diet
FACT SHEETS 54 – 55
FACT SHEET 54
FACT SHEET 55

Help, Care & Support – Groups & Services
Help, Care & Support – Groups & Services cont.

FACT SHEETS 56 Occupational Therapy
FACT SHEETS 57

Travel Schemes & Centrelink

FACT SHEETS 58 – 61
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FACT SHEET 60
FACT SHEET 61

Legal & Financial Concerns
Legal & Financial Concerns cont.
Legal & Financial Concerns cont.
Legal & Financial Concerns cont.

FACT SHEET 62

For Carers & Palliative Care [ Adults]

FACT SHEET 63 – 66
FACT SHEET 63
FACT SHEET 64
FACT SHEET 65
FACT SHEET 66
Grief & Loss
Grief & Loss cont.
Grief & Loss cont.
Grief & Loss cont.


FACT SHEETS No.67 – 80
Kid’s Corner

This section of information covers the following topics:

FACT SHEET 67

Paediatric Tumours & Links to Brain Tumour sites

FACT SHEETS 68 – 70
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FACT SHEET 69
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A Discussion about Brain Tumours
A Discussion about Brain Tumours cont.
A Discussion about Brain Tumours cont. & Guidelines for Talking
FACT SHEETS 71 – 79
FACT SHEET 71
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FACT SHEET 75
FACT SHEET 76
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A Discussion about Brain Tumours cont. & Guidelines for Talking
A Discussion about Brain Tumours cont. & Guidelines for Talking
Questions Kid’s may have
Effect on Family, Peers & Friends
Effects on Family, Peers & Friends cont.
Hints for Parents Continued
Support for Kids
Kids & Grief
Kids & Grief cont.

FACT SHEET 80 Palliative Care for Children & Teens