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An Evidence-Based Approach To The Treatment And Care Of The Older Adult With Cancer

An Evidence-Based Approach To The Treatment And Care Of The Older Adult With Cancer

By: D. Cope (editor), A. Reb (editor)Paperback

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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!

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9781890504588
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 624
  • ID: 9781890504588
  • ISBN10: 1890504580

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