Resources for Patients & Families

The Michigan Medicine Patient Education Clearinghouse is a resource for Radiation Oncology patients and families with videos, websites and handouts created or endorsed by Michigan Medicine clinicians.

Downloads

Patient guide to radiation therapy at UM Department of Radiation Oncology (3.1 Mb PDF file)
Frequently asked questions about X-Ray Imaging for treating cancer with radiotherapy (3.3 MB PDF file)
Instructions for oral and IV contrast (39 KB PDF file)
Side effects of Head & Neck radiation and how to manage them (354 KB PDF file)
Bladder and bowel prep before treatment (89 KB PDF file)

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