Oncology Nursing Review / Edition 3

Oncology Nursing Review / Edition 3

by Connie Yarbo, Michelle Goodman, Margaret Hansen Frogge
     
 

This comprehensive book and CD-ROM learning package is designed for the oncology nurse preparing for certification and/or recertification. See more details below

Overview

This comprehensive book and CD-ROM learning package is designed for the oncology nurse preparing for certification and/or recertification.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780763747275
Publisher:
Jones & Bartlett Learning, LLC
Publication date:
03/12/2004
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
267
Product dimensions:
8.52(w) x 10.80(h) x 0.58(d)

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Table of Contents

Introduction
1Quality of Life1
Comfort1
Coping11
Sexuality26
Symptom Management29
Pharmacologic Interventions38
Answer Explanations46
2Protective Mechanisms73
Alterations in Mobility73
Neutropenia76
Thrombocytopenia79
Alterations in Skin Integrity81
Neuropathies84
Alterations in Mental Status87
Infection89
Hemorrhage92
Answer Explanations95
3Gastrointestinal and Urinary Function111
Alterations in Nutrition111
Alterations in Elimination126
Answer Explanations134
4Cardiopulmonary Function147
Alterations in Ventilation147
Alterations in Circulation154
Answer Explanations160
5Oncologic Emergencies169
Metabolic169
Structural176
Answer Explanations180
6Scientific Basis for Practice189
Carcinogenesis189
Specific Cancers191
Major Treatment Modalities200
Immunology207
Genetics208
Answer Explanations209
7Health Promotion225
Prevention225
Early Detection231
Answer Explanations240
8Professional Performance249
Application of Nursing Standards249
Research251
Education Process253
Legal Issues256
Ethical Issues256
Patient Advocacy257
Quality Assurance257
Professional Development258
Multidisciplinary Collaboration259
Answer Explanations260

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