Cancer nursing : principles and practice / edited by Connie Henke Yarbro, Margaret Hansen Frogge, Michelle Goodman ; editorial consultants, Barbara Holmes Gobel, Debra Wujcik.

Contributor(s): Yarbro, Connie Henke | Goodman, Michelle | Frogge, Margaret HansenMaterial type: TextTextSeries: Jones and Bartlett series in oncology: Publisher: Sudbury, Mass. : Jones and Bartlett Publishers, c2005Edition: 6th edDescription: xxxvi, 1879 p. : ill. ; 28 cmISBN: 0763747203 (case-bound); 9780763747206 (case-bound)Subject(s): Cancer -- NursingDDC classification: 616.99/40231 LOC classification: RC266 | .C356 2005Other classification: 44.63
Contents:
Biology of cancer -- Immunology -- Epidemiology -- Cultural diversity among individuals with cancer -- Dynamics of cancer prevention -- Screening and detection for asymptomatic individuals -- Genetic risk for cancer -- Diagnostic evaluation, classification, and staging -- Quality of life as an outcome of cancer care -- Principles of clinical research and development -- Surgical therapy -- Principles of radiation therapy -- Radiation treatment planning -- Radiation therapy: toxicities and management -- Chemotherapy: principles of therapy -- Chemotherapy: principles of administration -- Chemotherapy toxicities and management -- Principles of bone marrow and hematopoietic cell transplantation -- Techniques of hematopoietic cell transplantation -- Complications of hematopoietic cell transplantation -- Biologic and targeted therapy -- Gene therapy -- Hematopoietic therapy -- Complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) therapies -- Cancer-related distress -- Assessment of cancer pain -- Management of cancer pain.
Infection -- Bleeding -- Fatigue -- Nutritional disturbances -- Hypercalcemia -- Paraneoplastic syndromes -- Malignant effusions and edema -- Sexual and reproductive dysfunction -- Cardiac tamponade -- Disseminated intravascular coagulation -- Septic shock -- Spinal cord compression -- Superior vena cava syndrome -- Syndrome of inappropriate antidiuretic hormone -- Tumor lysis syndrome -- AIDS-related malignancies -- Bone and soft tissue sarcomas -- Bladder and renal cancer -- Breast cancer -- Central nervous system cancers -- Cervical cancer -- Colon, rectal, and anal cancers -- Endocrine malignancies -- Endometrial cancer -- Esophageal cancer -- Gallbladder and bile duct cancer -- Head and neck malignancies -- Leukemia -- Liver cancer: primary and metastatic disease -- Lung cancer -- Lymphomas -- Multiple myeloma -- Ovarian cancer -- Pancreatic cancer -- Prostate cancer -- Skin cancer -- Stomach cancer -- Testicular germ cell cancer -- Vulvar and vaginal cancer.
Cancer survivorship: a critical aspect of care -- Late effects of cancer treatment -- Physical, economic, and social issues confronting patients and families -- Spiritual responses to cancer -- Principles and issues in palliative care -- Delivery of comfort care -- The oncology advanced practice nurse -- Evidence-based oncology nursing -- Legal issues -- Informatics -- Oncology nursing and professional advocacy.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Biology of cancer -- Immunology -- Epidemiology -- Cultural diversity among individuals with cancer -- Dynamics of cancer prevention -- Screening and detection for asymptomatic individuals -- Genetic risk for cancer -- Diagnostic evaluation, classification, and staging -- Quality of life as an outcome of cancer care -- Principles of clinical research and development -- Surgical therapy -- Principles of radiation therapy -- Radiation treatment planning -- Radiation therapy: toxicities and management -- Chemotherapy: principles of therapy -- Chemotherapy: principles of administration -- Chemotherapy toxicities and management -- Principles of bone marrow and hematopoietic cell transplantation -- Techniques of hematopoietic cell transplantation -- Complications of hematopoietic cell transplantation -- Biologic and targeted therapy -- Gene therapy -- Hematopoietic therapy -- Complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) therapies -- Cancer-related distress -- Assessment of cancer pain -- Management of cancer pain.

Infection -- Bleeding -- Fatigue -- Nutritional disturbances -- Hypercalcemia -- Paraneoplastic syndromes -- Malignant effusions and edema -- Sexual and reproductive dysfunction -- Cardiac tamponade -- Disseminated intravascular coagulation -- Septic shock -- Spinal cord compression -- Superior vena cava syndrome -- Syndrome of inappropriate antidiuretic hormone -- Tumor lysis syndrome -- AIDS-related malignancies -- Bone and soft tissue sarcomas -- Bladder and renal cancer -- Breast cancer -- Central nervous system cancers -- Cervical cancer -- Colon, rectal, and anal cancers -- Endocrine malignancies -- Endometrial cancer -- Esophageal cancer -- Gallbladder and bile duct cancer -- Head and neck malignancies -- Leukemia -- Liver cancer: primary and metastatic disease -- Lung cancer -- Lymphomas -- Multiple myeloma -- Ovarian cancer -- Pancreatic cancer -- Prostate cancer -- Skin cancer -- Stomach cancer -- Testicular germ cell cancer -- Vulvar and vaginal cancer.

Cancer survivorship: a critical aspect of care -- Late effects of cancer treatment -- Physical, economic, and social issues confronting patients and families -- Spiritual responses to cancer -- Principles and issues in palliative care -- Delivery of comfort care -- The oncology advanced practice nurse -- Evidence-based oncology nursing -- Legal issues -- Informatics -- Oncology nursing and professional advocacy.

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