Cancer Nursing: Principles and Practice / Edition 4

Cancer Nursing: Principles and Practice / Edition 4

by Susan L. Groenwald, Connie H. Yarbro, Michelle Goodman, Margaret H. Frogge

ISBN-10: 0763702196

ISBN-13: 9780763702199

Pub. Date: 05/28/1997

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning, LLC

Product Details

Jones & Bartlett Learning, LLC
Publication date:
Nursing Series
Edition description:
Older Edition
Product dimensions:
8.82(w) x 11.35(h) x 2.73(d)

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Table of Contents

1Milestones in Our Understanding of Cancer3
2Biology of Cancer17
4Cancer Control and Epidemiology50
5Factors Affecting Health Behavior77
6Dynamics of Cancer Prevention94
7Cancer Risk and Assessment108
8Assessment and Interventions for Cancer Detection133
9Diagnostic Evaluation, Classification, and Staging175
10Quality of Life as an Outcome of Cancer Treatment203
11Principles of Treatment Planning214
12Surgical Therapy229
14Chemotherapy: Principles of Therapy283
15Chemotherapy: Principles of Administration317
16Chemotherapy: Toxicity Management385
18Allogeneic Bone Marrow Transplantation459
19Autologous Bone Marrow and Blood Cell Transplantation507
22Bleeding Disorders604
24Nutritional Disturbances655
26Paraneoplastic Syndromes702
27Malignant Effusions and Edemas721
28Sexual and Reproductive Dysfunction742
29Integumentary and Mucous Membrane Alterations768
30Late Effects of Cancer Treatment823
31AIDS-Related Malignancies845
32Bone and Soft-Tissue Sarcoma863
33Bladder and Kidney Cancer889
34Breast Cancer916
35Central Nervous System Cancers980
36Colon and Rectal Cancer1036
37Endocrine Malignancies1055
38Esophageal, Stomach, Liver, Gallbladder, and Pancreatic Cancers1082
39Gynecologic Cancers1145
40Head and Neck Malignancies1199
42Lung Cancers1260
43Malignant Lymphomas1291
44Multiple Myeloma1319
45Prostate Cancer1334
46Skin Cancers1355
47Testicular Germ Cell Cancer1374
48Psychosocial Responses to Cancer1393
49Physical, Economic, and Social Adaptation of the Cancer Survivor1412
50Spiritual and Ethical End-of-Life Concerns1421
51Cancer Programs and Services1437
52Ambulatory Care1465
53Home Care1501
54Hospice Care1531
55Quality of Care1553
56Impact of Changing Health Care Economics on Cancer Nursing Practice1588
57Ethical Issues in Cancer Nursing Practice1608
58Alternative Methods of Cancer Therapy1625
59Patient Education and Support1642
60Advancing Cancer Nursing Through Nursing Education1666
61Advancing Cancer Nursing Through Nursing Research1678
62Cultural Diversity Among Individuals with Cancer1691
63Policy, Politics, and Oncology Nursing1736
64Role of the Oncology Advanced Practice Nurse1755
65Thriving as an Oncology Nurse1770
66Cancer Nursing Resources1790

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