Browsing Research Publications and Outputs by subject "Cancer"
Access to high cost cancer medicines through the lens of an Australian Senate Inquiry - defining the 'goods' at stake. Published 2017-01-01In Australia, the government is the primary payer for cancer medicines, and is supported by the Pharmaceutical Benefits Advisory Committee, which makes recommendations about which medicines should be funded on the ...Article
Mothering and self-othering: The impact of uncertain reproductive capability in young women after hematological malignancy Published 2014-01-01We explored the experience of uncertain fertility, pregnancy and motherhood in twelve young women treated for haematological malignancy during their reproductive years. It is demonstrated how, through interpretations of ...Article
“Treat them into the grave”: cancer physicians’ attitudes towards the use of high cost cancer medicines at the end of life Published 2018-01-01The prescribing of high cost cancer medicines at the end of life has become a focus of criticism, due primarily to concerns about the safety, efficacy and cost effectiveness of these medicines in this clinical context. In ...Article