An Evidence-Based Approach To The Treatment And Care Of The Older Adult With Cancer (Paperback)
  • An Evidence-Based Approach To The Treatment And Care Of The Older Adult With Cancer (Paperback)
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An Evidence-Based Approach To The Treatment And Care Of The Older Adult With Cancer (Paperback)

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Paperback 624 Pages / Published: 30/01/2007
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Highlighting a recent frontier in the field of oncology - the highly specialised and individually tailored care of the older adult - this text provides you with a comprehensive guide to caring for this ever-growing patient population.

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
ISBN: 9781890504588
Number of pages: 624
Weight: 1324 g
Dimensions: 254 x 179 x 39 mm

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