With this next text, you will gain a thorough understanding of general and site-specific care and treatment guidelines and plans.
Topics include cancer and the aging population; research issues; physiology of aging; cancer screening; pharmacologic issues; nutritional care; symptom management of pain; sexuality; spiritual and palliative care; cancer survivorship; and more.
You will also gain valuable information on a variety of cancers and their specific effect on older adults; including breast, colorectal, head and neck, lung, prostate, non-Hodgkin lymphoma, and hematologic malignancies and disorders. If you are caring for older adults with cancer, you should consider adding this new text to your nursing library!
Publisher: Oncology Nursing Society
Number of pages: 624
Weight: 1324 g
Dimensions: 254 x 179 x 39 mm