Questions to Ask Your Doctor About Advanced Breast Cancer
Bring this list to your next doctor's appointment.
- Where has my breast cancer spread to?
- What are my treatment options?
- What are the benefits and side effects of each one?
- What do you recommend for me, and why?
- What should I expect my treatment to do?
- How long will each treatment last?
- How much experience do you have with these treatments?
- What tests will I need?
- How will we know if the treatment is working?
- Will my insurance cover all of my treatment costs?
- What type of exercise, diet, and relaxation methods help during treatment?
- Are there any complementary or alternative medicines that would help with side effects? Are there others I should avoid?
- Where can I find support for what I’m going through?
- Are there clinical trials I should consider?