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Your three-sentence health summaryYYour three-sentence health summaryYour three-sentence health summaryEnglishOncologyPre-teen (9-12 years);Teen (13-15 years);Late Teen (16-18 years)NANASupport, services and resourcesPre-teen (9-12 years) Teen (13-15 years) Late Teen (16-18 years)NA2019-09-03T04:00:00Z8.0000000000000064.5000000000000213.000000000000Flat ContentHealth A-Z<p>In an adult centre, you will be expected to describe your health history in a quick phrase (about three sentences long). It can help to have some practice with this.</p>
Le résumé de ta santé en trois phrasesLLe résumé de ta santé en trois phrasesYour three-sentence health summaryFrenchOncologyPre-teen (9-12 years);Teen (13-15 years);Late Teen (16-18 years)NANASupport, services and resourcesPre-teen (9-12 years) Teen (13-15 years) Late Teen (16-18 years)NA2019-09-03T04:00:00Z000Flat ContentHealth A-Z<p>Dans un centre pour adultes, on s'attendra à ce que tu décrives rapidement tes antécédents médicaux en environ trois phrases. Cela pourra t'aider si tu t'entraînes.</p>

 

 

 

 

Your three-sentence health summary3581.00000000000Your three-sentence health summaryYour three-sentence health summaryYEnglishOncologyPre-teen (9-12 years);Teen (13-15 years);Late Teen (16-18 years)NANASupport, services and resourcesPre-teen (9-12 years) Teen (13-15 years) Late Teen (16-18 years)NA2019-09-03T04:00:00Z8.0000000000000064.5000000000000213.000000000000Flat ContentHealth A-Z<p>In an adult centre, you will be expected to describe your health history in a quick phrase (about three sentences long). It can help to have some practice with this.</p><p>Your three-sentence health summary includes the following information. </p><ul><li> <strong>Sentence 1:</strong> Age, diagnosis, and brief health history</li><li> <strong>Sentence 2:</strong> Your treatment plan thus far</li><li> <strong>Sentence 3:</strong> Questions or concerns to raise during the visit</li></ul><p>Write out these three sentences and practice with the health-care providers you see most often. They will help make sure you’ve got all the details correct! If they suggest adding or changing anything, be sure to write these suggestions down. After you give your summary, expect your health-care provider to ask you more questions. This does not mean that you have missed information, just that the person is being thorough.</p><p>If your parent(s) or caregiver usually does the talking during appointments, let them know before the appointment that you want to practice giving your health summary and answering questions by yourself.</p><div class="callout2"><p>Here is an example of a health summary:</p><p>I am a 17-year-old girl with acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL). I was treated with multiple chemotherapy drugs and steroids. I am now experiencing pain in both of my knees, and pain medicine isn’t working.</p></div>https://assets.aboutkidshealth.ca/AKHAssets/Your_three-sentence_health_summary.jpg