Oncology Nursing Secrets

ISBN-10: 156053477X

ISBN-13: 9781560534778

Edition: 2nd 2001 (Revised)

Authors: Rose A. Gates, Regina M. Fink

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The second edition of this popular oncology Secrets nursing texts continues to answer the tough questions that are asked on a daily basis. Following on from the success of the first edition, this text is split into chapters by subject area ranging from diagnosis to treatment and the recovery process. This handy guide has all the nurse needs to know about oncology nursing in one quick and easy-to-access resource.
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List price: $39.95
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 2001
Publisher: Elsevier - Health Sciences Division
Publication date: 5/14/2001
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 608
Size: 6.25" wide x 9.25" long x 1.25" tall
Weight: 1.848
Language: English

General Overview of Cancer
Biology of Cancer
Cancer Prevention and Detection
Diagnosis and Staging
Treatment of Cancer
Principles of Therapy
Surgical Oncology
Radiation Therapy
Principles of Chemotherapy
New Chemotherapy Agents
Tips for Administering Chemotherapy
Blood and Marrow Stem Cell Transplant
Biologic Therapy
Clinical Trials
Blood Components
Vascular Access Devices
Genetic Advances
Complementary and Alternative Medicine Therapies
Hematologic Malignancies
Hodgkin's Disease
Multiple Myeloma
Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
Solid Tumors
AIDS-related Malignancies
Bladder Cancer
Bone and Soft Tissue Sarcomas
Brain Tumors
Breast Cancer
Colorectal Cancer
Endocrine Cancers
Gastric, Pancreatic, Hepatocellular, and Gallbladder Cancers
Gynecologic Cancers
Cancers of the Head and Neck
Lung Cancer
Malignant Melanoma
Prostate Cancer
Renal Cell Carcinoma
Testicular Cancer
Cancer of Unknown Primary Sites
Symptom Management
Cancer-related Diarrhea
Depression and Anxiety
Lymphedema Secondary to Cancer Treatment
Nausea and Vomiting
Nutritional Support
Organ Toxicities and Late Effects: Risks of Treatment
Pain Management
Palliative Care
Skin Breakdown
Oncologic Emergencies and Complications
Cardiac Tamponade
Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation
Hypercalcemia of Malignancy
Infections in Immunosuppressed Patients
Spinal Cord Compression
Superior Vena Cava Syndrome
Syndrome of Inappropriate Antidiuretic Hormone
Tumor Lysis Syndrome
Caring for the Person with Cancer
Communication in Cancer Care: Making Every Word Count
Cancer and Pregnancy
Cancer in the Elderly
Culture and Cancer
Religion and Spirituality
Family and Caregiver Issues
Hospice Care
Advance Directives and End-of-life Decisions
Common Ethical Dilemmas
Self-care Strategies for Nurses: Prevention of Compassion Fatigue and Burnout
Endnotes: Coping and Storytelling
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