Core Curriculum for Oncology Nursing

ISBN-10: 0721603572

ISBN-13: 9780721603575

Edition: 4th 2005 (Revised)

Authors: Karen N. Taoka, ONS Staff, Joanne K. Itano, Oncology Nursing Society Staff

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Published in collaboration with the ONS, this text is the definitive source for concepts and practices in oncology nursing and can be used for orientation of nurses to oncology, inservice and continuing education programs for practicing nurses, a basis for curriculum development in graduate programs, and as a review tool for certification. Based on the blueprint of the certification examination by the ONCC (Oncology Nursing Certification Corporation), the book is in outline format to help readers focus on the most important information. Instructor resources available; contact your sales representative for details. Covers the entire scope of the specialty ensuring comprehensive coverage Outline format helps the reader focus on the most important information Effective guide for teaching and learning for in-service, continuing education, and academic programs Powerful study tool for the ONCC certification exam Tables and figures illustrate complex concepts * Entirely revised, updated, and expanded to reflect the current state of oncology nursing practice. * Expanded pain management content. * New content on nonpharmacologic interventions (e.g. heat massage, imagery). * New content on alternative therapies.
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Book details

List price: $90.95
Edition: 4th
Copyright year: 2005
Publisher: Elsevier - Health Sciences Division
Publication date: 2/24/2005
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 992
Size: 7.25" wide x 10.00" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 3.542
Language: English

Quality of Life
Comfort
Pain
Fatigue
Pruritus
Sleep Disorders
Coping: Psychosocial Issues
Emotional Distress
Anxiety
Depression
Spiritual Distress
Loss of Personal Control
Loss and Grief
Social Dysfunction (Client and Family)
Coping: Altered Body Image and Alopecia
Body Image
Alopecia
Coping: Cultural Issues
Coping: Survivorship Issues and Financial Concerns
Sexuality
Supportive Care: Dying and Death
Hospice Care and Palliative Care
Pain
Elimination
Dyspnea
Anorexia/Cachexia
Nausea and Vomiting
Dehydration
Psychologic: Depression and Anxiety
Psychologic: Delirium
Imminent Death
Social Support
Spiritual and Cultural
Bereavement
Supportive Care: Rehabilitation and Resources
Supportive Care: Support Therapies and Procedures
Blood Component Therapy
Nutrition Support Therapy
Vascular Access: Venous, Arterial, and Peritoneal Devices
Infusion Systems
Supportive Care: Pharmacologic Interventions
Antimicrobials
Antiinflammatory Agents
Antiemetic Therapy
Analgesics
Psychotropic Drugs: Sedative/Hypnotic and Antianxiety Agents
Antidepressants
Anticonvulsants
Hematopoietic Growth Factors
Supportive Care: Nonpharmacologic Interventions
Protective Mechanisms
Alterations in Mobility, Skin Integrity, and Neurologic Status
Alterations in Mobility
Alterations in Skin Integrity
Neuropathies
Alterations in Mental Status
Myelosuppression
Neutropenia
Thrombocytopenia
Infection
Hemorrhage
Fever and Chills
Gastrointestinal and Urinary Function
Alterations in Nutrition
Dysphagia
Anorexia
Mucositis/Esophagitis
Xerostomia
Nausea
Vomiting
Taste Alterations
Electrolyte Imbalances
Weight Changes
Cachexia
Ascites
Alterations in Elimination
Urinary and Bowel Incontinence
Constipation
Diarrhea
Bowel Obstruction
Ostomies and Urinary Diversions
Renal Dysfunction
Cardiopulmonary Function
Alterations in Ventilation
Anatomic or Surgical Alterations
Pulmonary Toxicity Related to Cancer Therapy
Dyspnea
Pleural Effusions
Anemia
Alterations in Circulation
Lymphedema
Edema
Pericardial Effusion
Cardiovascular Toxicity Related to Cancer Therapy
Thrombotic Events
Oncologic Emergencies
Metabolic Emergencies
Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation
Sepsis
Tumor Lysis Syndrome
Hypercalcemia
Syndrome of Inappropriate Secretion of Antidiuretic Hormone
Anaphylaxis
Structural Emergencies
Increased Intracranial Pressure
Spinal Cord Compression
Superior Vena Cava Syndrome
Cardiac Tamponade
Scientific Basis for Practice
Biology of Cancer and Carcinogenesis
Immunology
Genetics
Nursing Care of the Client with Breast Cancer
Nursing Care of the Client with Lung Cancer
Nursing Care of the Client with Cancers of the Gastrointestinal Tract
Esophageal Cancer
Gastric Cancer
Colorectal Cancer
Pancreatic Cancer
Nursing Care of the Client with Cancers of the Reproductive System
Cervical Cancer
Endometrial Cancer
Ovarian Cancer
Gestational Trophoblastic Neoplasia
Vulvar Cancer
Vaginal Cancer
Testicular Cancer
Penile Cancer
Nursing Care of the Client with Cancers of the Urinary System
Kidney Cancer
Bladder Cancer
Prostate Cancer
Nursing Care of the Client with Skin Cancer
Nursing Care of the Client with Head and Neck Cancer
Nursing Care of the Client with Cancers of the Neurologic System
Brain Tumors
Spinal Cord Tumors
Nursing Care of the Client with Leukemia
Nursing Care of the Client with Lymphoma or Multiple Myeloma
Nursing Care of the Client with Bone and Soft Tissue Cancers
Nursing Care of the Client with HIV-Related Cancers
Nursing Implications of Surgical Treatment
Nursing Implications of Radiation Therapy
Nursing Implications of Biotherapy and Molecular Targeted Therapy
Nursing Implications of Antineoplastic Therapy
Principles of Preparation, Administration, and Disposal of Hazardous Drugs
Nursing Implications of Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation
Complementary and Alternative Medicines
Health Promotion
Epidemiology and Prevention of Cancer
Early Detection of Cancer
Professional Performance
Application of the Statement on the Scope and Standards of Oncology Nursing Practice and Evidence-Based Practice
Standards of Oncology Nursing Practice
Evidence-Based Practice (EBP)
The Education Process
Legal Issues Influencing Cancer Care
Selected Ethical Issues in Cancer Care
Cancer Economics and Health Care Reform
Professional Issues in Cancer Care
Professional Development
Multidisciplinary Collaboration
Quality Improvement
Client Advocacy
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