Literature regarding the development of adolescent and young adult (AYA) cancer programs has been dominantly informed by pediatric centers and practitioners. However, the majority of young adults are seen and treated at adult cancer centers, in which cancer volumes afford the development of innovative supportive care services. Although the supportive care services in adult cancer centers are helpful to AYAs, some of the most prominent and distinct issues faced by AYAs are not adequately addressed through these services alone.

Authors: A.A. Gupta, J.K. Papadakos, J.M. Jones, L. Amin, E.K. Chang, C. Korenblum, D.S. Mina, L. McCabe, L. Mitchell, M.E. Giuliani

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