Cancer symptom management / edited by Connie Henke Yarbro, Margaret Hansen Frogge, Michelle Goodman.

Contributor(s): Yarbro, Connie Henke | Frogge, Margaret Hansen | Goodman, MichelleMaterial type: TextTextSeries: Jones and Bartlett series in oncology: Publisher: Sudbury, Mass. : Jones and Bartlett Publishers, c2004Edition: 3rd edDescription: xvii, 765 p. : ill. ; 28 cm. + 1 CD-ROM (4 3/4 in.)ISBN: 0763721425 (pbk.); 9780763721428 (pbk.)Subject(s): Cancer -- Nursing | Cancer -- Palliative treatmentAdditional physical formats: Online version:: Cancer symptom management.; Online version:: Cancer symptom management.DDC classification: 616.99406 LOC classification: RC266 | .C35644 2004
Contents:
Problem of symptom distress -- Evidence-based symptom management -- Symptoms of disturbances of comfort -- Arthralgias and myalgias -- Dyspnea -- Fatigue -- Flulike syndrome -- Pain -- Pruritus -- Sleep disturbances -- Symptoms of alterations in nutrition -- Anorexia-cachexia syndrome -- Dysphagia -- Nausea and vomiting -- Xerostomia -- Symptoms of disturbances of protective mechanisms -- Bleeding and thrombotic complications -- Infection -- Mucositis -- Skin ulcerations -- Skin and nail bed changes -- Symptoms of neurological disturbances -- Peripheral neuropathy -- Spinal cord compression -- Increased intracranial pressure -- Cerebellar syndromes -- Symptoms of alterations in fluid and electrolyte balance -- Malignant ascites -- Effusions -- Electrolyte imbalances -- Lymphedema -- Symptoms of disturbances in elimination -- Bladder disturbances -- Constipation -- Diarrhea -- Symptoms of alterations in coping -- Alopecia -- Menopausal symptoms -- Altered body image and sexual health -- Cognitive dysfunction -- Anxiety -- Depression -- Spiritual distress -- Loss and grief -- Saying good-bye.
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Problem of symptom distress -- Evidence-based symptom management -- Symptoms of disturbances of comfort -- Arthralgias and myalgias -- Dyspnea -- Fatigue -- Flulike syndrome -- Pain -- Pruritus -- Sleep disturbances -- Symptoms of alterations in nutrition -- Anorexia-cachexia syndrome -- Dysphagia -- Nausea and vomiting -- Xerostomia -- Symptoms of disturbances of protective mechanisms -- Bleeding and thrombotic complications -- Infection -- Mucositis -- Skin ulcerations -- Skin and nail bed changes -- Symptoms of neurological disturbances -- Peripheral neuropathy -- Spinal cord compression -- Increased intracranial pressure -- Cerebellar syndromes -- Symptoms of alterations in fluid and electrolyte balance -- Malignant ascites -- Effusions -- Electrolyte imbalances -- Lymphedema -- Symptoms of disturbances in elimination -- Bladder disturbances -- Constipation -- Diarrhea -- Symptoms of alterations in coping -- Alopecia -- Menopausal symptoms -- Altered body image and sexual health -- Cognitive dysfunction -- Anxiety -- Depression -- Spiritual distress -- Loss and grief -- Saying good-bye.

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Laurel A. Barbour, RN, MSN, AOCN: Department of Surgical Oncology, University of Illinois at Chicago
Andrea M. Barsevick, RN, DNSC, AOCN: Psychosocial Support Nurse, Director of Nursing Research and Education, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia
Susan L. Beck, PhD, AOCN, APRN: Research Associate Professor, Nurse Researcher, University of Utah, College of Nursing
Donna L. Berry, RN, PhD, AOCN: Research Assistant Professor, Behavioral Nursing and Health Systems, University of Washington
Virginia Bourne, RN, MSN: Clinical Nurse Specialist, Thanatology/Oncology, St. Luke's Medical Center, Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Deborah Watkins Bruner, RN, MSN: Clinical Nurse Specialist, Director, Prostate Cancer Risk Assessment Program, Department of Radiation Oncology, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia; Doctoral student, University of Pennsylvania.
Carol P. Curtiss, RN, MSN, OCN: Clinical Nurse Specialist Consultant, Cancer Care, Greenfield, Massachusetts
Marylin J. Dodd, RN, PhD, FAAN: Professor and Associate Dean, Department of Physiological Nursing, University of California, San Francisco
Jane V. Dyonzak, PhD: Assistant Professor, Psychology and Social Sciences, Laboratory Director, Sleep Disorders Service and Research Center, Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke's Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois
Margaret Hansen Frogge, RN, MS: Vice President, Strategic Development and System Integration, Riverside Health Care, Kankakee, Illinois; Assistant Professor, Assistant Faculty, Ruch University College of Nursing, Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke's Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois
Michelle Goodman, RN, MS: Oncology Clinical Nurse Specialist, Rush Cancer Institute, Assistant Professor of Nursing, Rush University College of Nursing, Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke's Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois
Barbara Holmes Gobel, RN, MS: Oncology Clinical Nurse Specialist, Gottlieb Memorial Hospital, Melrose Park; Instructor, Complemental, Rush University College of Nursing, Chicago; Adjunct Faculty, Northern Illinois University
Mel Haberman, PhD, RN, FAAN: Associate Dean for Research and Professor, Washington State University College of Nursing
Kerry V. Harwood, RN, MSN: Clinical Nurse Specialist, Director, Cancer Patient Education Program, Duke University Medical Center
Carol S. Heckman, RN, BSN: Director, Healing Partners, Annapolis, Maryland
Ryan R. Iwamoto, MN, ARNP, AOCN: Clinical Nurse Specialist Section of Radiation Oncology, Virginia Mason Clinic; Clinical Instructor, Department of Physiological Nursing, School of Nursing, University of Washington
Lucinda A. (Cindy) Jones, RN, MS, AOCN: Oncology Clinical Nurse Specialist, San Diego Veterans Healthcare System, San Diego, California
Barbara Hansen Kalinowski, RN, MSN, AOCN: Oncology Clinical Nurse Specialist, Clinical Research Nurse, Joint Center for Radiation Therapy, Boston, Massachusetts
Patricia E. Lawler, RN, MS: Educator/Private Practice, Glenview, Illinois
Virginia R. Martin, MSN, RN, AOCN: Clinical Director, Ambulatory Care, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Carole Hennessy Martz, RN, MS, OCN: Clinical Coordinator, Breast Health and Mammography Center, Evanston Hospital, Evanston, Illinois
Roxanne W. McDaniel, RN, PhD: Associate Professor, Sinclair School of Nursing, University of Missouri-Columbia
Ann E. McDonald, RN, MN: Oncology Nurse Manager, Group Health Plan, Brentwood, Missouri
Judith Kehs Much, RN, MSN, AOCN: Oncology Clinical Nurse Specialist, Psychosocial Support Nurse, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Judith A. Paice, RN, PhD, FAAN: Clinical Nurse Specialist, Pain Management, Department of Neurosurgery, Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke's Medical Center; Associate Professor, College of Nursing, Rush University, Chicago, Illinois
Julie Pruett, RN, MS: Clinical Nurse Specialist, Bone Marrow Transplant, Rush Cancer Institute, Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke's Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois
Dianne M. Reeves, RN, OCN: Head, Protocol Office, Medicine Branch, COP, DCT, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland
Verna A. Rhodes, RN, EdS, FAAN: Associate Professor, Sinclair School of Nursing, University of Missouri-Columbia
Alison M. Seiz, RN, MSN, AOCN: Breast Case Nurse Specialist, Cancer Institute of St. John's Hospital, Springfield, Illinois
Brenda K. Shelton, RN, MS, CCRN, AOCN: Critical Care Clinical Nurse Specialist, The Johns Hopkins Oncology Center, Baltimore, Maryland
Nancy S. Tait, RN, BSN, OCN: Research Nurse, Greenbaum Cancer Center, Baltimore, Maryland
Lisa Turnbough, RN, AA: Nurse Clinician, The Johns Hopkins Oncology Center, Baltimore, Maryland
Janet Ruth Walczak, RN, MSN, CRNP: Nurse Practioner, Breast Cancer Program, The Johns Hopkins Oncology Center, Baltimore, Maryland
Rita Wickham, RN, PhD, AOCN: Assistant Professor, Rush College of Nursing, Practitioner-Teacher, Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke's Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois
Gail M. Wilkes, RNC, MSN, ANP, AOCN: Oncology Nurse Practioner, Boston Medical Center, Cancer Care Center, Massachusetts
Maryl L. Winningham, MSN, APRN, PhD, FACSM: Executive Director, Institute for the Advancement of Health Care Engineering, Salt Lake City, Utah
Debra Wujcik, RN, MSN, AOCN: Clinical Director, VCC Affiliate Network Office, The Vanderbilt Cancer Center, Adjunct Faculty, Vanderbilt University School of Nursing, Nashville, Tennessee
Connie Henke Yarbro, RN, MS, FAAN: Clinical Associate Professor, Division of Hematology/Oncology, Adjunct Clinical Assistant Professor, Sinclair School of Nursing, University of Missouri-Columbia
Suzanne B. Yellen, PhD: Assistant Professor, Psychology and Social Sciences, Clinical Director, Division of Psychosocial Oncology, Rush Cancer Institute, Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke's Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois

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