Approximately 600 teenagers and young adults, TYAs (ages 15–29), are newly diagnosed with cancer in Sweden every year and treated in many different units. The knowledge about TYAs is limited and there might be a need for a new approach in the care for this particular age group. The purpose of this study was to identify requirements TYAs in Sweden acknowledge as important to them.

Authors: Maria Olsson, Marianne Jarfelt, Pernilla Pergert, Karin Enskär

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