Useful Links for Patients
Rescue Breathing for Laryngectomees and Neck Breathers
Head and Neck Cancer Forum
"The Laryngectomee Guide” by I. Brook MD.
The Swallows Australia Head and Neck Cancer Support Group Magazine
Support for all affected by head and neck cancer. https://www.yumpu.com/en/document/read/59181006/the-swallows-australian-edition-magazine
"You can say That Again" by Alan Dear / The Cancer Council Australia / Laryngectomee Association of NSW
“Self Help for the Laryngectomee” by E. Lauder.
"The Global Tracheostomy Collaborative"
Providing tracheostomy patient forums, education and resources.
Head and Neck Cancer Resource- The Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Centre
Resources to help people who have survived head and neck cancer manage the side effects of treatment, improve quality of life, and receive emotional support. It includes tips from other survivors, as well as from healthcare providers who treat people with head and neck cancer.
Handbook for laryngectomy patients
"Going Home with a Laryngectomy Stoma: A Guide for Patients and Carers"
A guide for Laryngectomy patients from NSWHealth and Liverpool Hospital.
Book: Dying to Know: A Guide to Death for Everyone Alive.
The Groundswell Project
Articles of interest:
- "Preparations for a Secure Hands-Free Seal"
- "Methods of Voice Restoration"
- "What is a Laryngectomy?"
The Cancer Council
- After Cancer treatment - speech changes
- Mindful Meditation for people with cancer from The Cancer Council
- Head and Neck Cancers Information