Oncology Nursing / Edition 4

Oncology Nursing / Edition 4

by Shirley E. Otto
     
 

ISBN-10: 0323012175

ISBN-13: 9780323012171

Pub. Date: 05/04/2001

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

This classic text offers a comprehensive, yet concise and manageable overview of oncology nursing. This edition expands on the previous edition with more disease, treatment, and supportive care chapters. Also includes more than 300 multiple-choice review questions to promote effective content review as well as OCN and AOCN certification preparation.

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Overview

This classic text offers a comprehensive, yet concise and manageable overview of oncology nursing. This edition expands on the previous edition with more disease, treatment, and supportive care chapters. Also includes more than 300 multiple-choice review questions to promote effective content review as well as OCN and AOCN certification preparation.

Spanish version of 3rd edition also available, ISBN: 84-8174-427-1

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780323012171
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
05/04/2001
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
1016
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 11.02(h) x 1.55(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

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Table of Contents

UNIT I: CLINICAL ASPECTS OF THE CANCER DIAGNOSIS · Pathophysiology · Genetics · Epidemiology · Prevention, Screening and Detection · Diagnosis and Staging · UNIT II: CLINICAL MANAGEMENT OF MAJOR CANCER DISEASES · Cancers of the Brain and Central Nervous System · Breast Cancers · Colorectal Cancers · Gastrointestinal Cancers · Genitourinary Cancers · Gynecologic Cancers · Head and Neck Cancers · HIV and Related Cancers · Leukemia · Lung Cancers · Malignant Lymphoma · Multiple Myeloma · Skin Cancers · Pediatric Cancers · Oncologic Complications · UNIT III: CANCER TREATMENT MODALITIES · Surgery · Radiation Therapy · Chemotherapy · Biotherapy · Bone Marrow and Stem Cell Transplantation · Cancer Clinical Trials · UNIT IV: CANCER CARE SUPPORTIVE THERAPIES · Fatigue · Home Care, Alternative Care Settings and Cancer Resources · Nutrition · Pain Management · Protective Mechanisms · Psychosocial Issues, Outcomes, and Quality of Life · Impact of Cancer on Sexuality · Appendixes · Appendix A: Glossary · Appendix B: Laboratory Values · Appendix C: Selected Diagnostic Tests · Chapter Answers

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