Cancer Symptom Management / Edition 3

Cancer Symptom Management / Edition 3

by Connie Henke Yarbro, Michelle Goodman, Margaret Hansen Frogge
     
 

ISBN-10: 0763721425

ISBN-13: 9780763721428

Pub. Date: 04/25/2003

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

Designed To Assist Clinical Oncology Nurses In Skillfully Relieving And Diminishing The Cancer Patient’S Symptoms, Cancer Symptom Management, Third Edition Provides Essential Information And The Tools Necessary To Educate And Provide Quality Care To Cancer Patients. The Text Contains Nursing Care Plans And Management Algorithms, And Includes A CD-ROM Of…  See more details below

Overview

Designed To Assist Clinical Oncology Nurses In Skillfully Relieving And Diminishing The Cancer Patient’S Symptoms, Cancer Symptom Management, Third Edition Provides Essential Information And The Tools Necessary To Educate And Provide Quality Care To Cancer Patients. The Text Contains Nursing Care Plans And Management Algorithms, And Includes A CD-ROM Of Customizable Patient Self-Care Guides.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780763721428
Publisher:
Jones & Bartlett Learning
Publication date:
04/25/2003
Edition description:
3E
Pages:
765
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 10.90(h) x 1.70(d)

Table of Contents

1Evidence-Based Symptom Management3
2Arthralgias and Myalgias17
3Dyspnea29
4Fatigue47
5Flulike Syndrome61
6Pain77
7Pruritus97
8Sleep Disturbances111
9The Anorexia-Cachexia Syndrome137
10Dysphagia168
11Nausea and Vomiting187
12Xerostomia215
13Bleeding and Thrombotic Complications233
14Infection252
15Mucositis276
16Skin Ulcerations293
17Skin and Nail Bed Changes319
18Peripheral Neuropathy333
19Spinal Cord Compression359
20Increased Intracranial Pressure374
21Cerebellar Syndromes389
22Malignant Ascites401
23Effusions420
24Electrolyte Imbalances440
25Lymphedema461
26Bladder Disturbances493
27Constipation512
28Diarrhea528
29Alopecia561
30Menopausal Symptoms571
31Altered Body Image and Sexual Health596
32Cognitive Dysfunction635
33Anxiety651
34Depression668
35Spiritual Distress693
36Loss and Grief706
37Saying Good-bye719
Index745

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