Questions to Ask About Treatment for Colorectal Cancer
At first, the information you receive about treatment options may seem overwhelming. You can ease the stress by giving yourself time to gather as much information about your disease and its treatment as you can. Then you can discuss your concerns with your doctors, nurses, and loved ones.
You may find it helpful to make a list of questions before seeing your doctor. Use the list of questions below as a starting place for the questions you want to ask. To make it easier to remember what the doctor says, you may want to take notes during meetings with your doctor or ask if you can use a tape recorder. It may also help to have a family member or friend with you to take part in discussion, to take notes, or just to listen.