Know Your Risk

Know Your Risk and Take our Risk Assessment Test.

Your answers to a few questions will help estimate your risk for developing a low white blood cell count (a condition called neutropenia) and infections during your chemotherapy.  This risk is highest when your white blood cell count is at its lowest.

Click on the appropriate link below to take the test:


Program Materials

To help raise awareness about the importance of preventing infections in cancer patients, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) created a variety of resources for patients as well as for use in provider’s offices, patient rooms, and work areas. These resources include posters, fact sheets, post cards, videos, and more. View Materials >

"I never thought seriously about the risk of infection until I was hospitalized and unable to fight a fever. It’s so important to understand what steps you can take to help protect yourself."Donna Deegan, News AnchorBreast Cancer Survivor 

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