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Issues of Cancer Survivorship: An Interdisciplinary Team Approach to Care

Issues of Cancer Survivorship: An Interdisciplinary Team Approach to Care

By: Debra Kantor (author)Paperback

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Issues of Cancer Survivorship brings much-needed, expert guidance to the challenges of cancer care. This all-new, standardized text fully addresses the psychosocial issues experienced by the patient and interdisciplinary collaboration, covering areas such as psychological distress, short- and long-term effects of treatments, body image issues, and family relationships. This vital guide should be read by all nurses, and is indispensable to those seeking to provide the holistic care now increasingly required in oncology services. You'll benefit from experienced guidance through all aspects of cancer survivor care, including . . . Coverage of survivorship topics - Definition of cancer survivor; phases of cancer survivorship Coverage of cancer management topics:Clinical manifestations of cancer treatments - Nausea, vomiting, fatiguePsychological distress - Contributing factors; anxiety; depressionScreening/assessment guidelines; National Comprehensive Care Network care guidelinesCoverage of psychosocial issues:Personal concerns - Finances; family relationships; social support; medical treatments; spirituality/religion; fear of recurrenceShort- and long-term effects of surgery, chemotherapy, and radiation - Temporary and permanent disability; body changes; bone health; end-of-life issuesCoverage of pediatric cancer survivor issues:Long-term effects and secondary cancers resulting from treatmentSpecific needs of pediatric long-term survivorsImpact on immediate familyDevelopmental differences of pediatric patientsNursing theories - Helping patients deal with: uncertainty of outcomes; unpleasant symptoms; transitions; adaptations; increasing resiliencyCoverage of health care team members roles and collaboration, including:The roles and responsibilities of oncology nurse navigators, oncology case managers, oncology clinical nurse specialists, mental health nurses, social workers, and clergyPain and palliative care teamsSurvivorship care planChapter features include: key words, learning objectives, and case studies with thinking questions to help you absorb content


Contents Section I-Understanding Survivorship Chapter 1: Survivorship Kathleen Pelc, MS, RN, OCN Section II-Potential Consequences of Cancer Management Chapter 2: Symptom Management Maureen Cardoza, PhD, RN, CDP Chapter 3: Psychological Distress Debra Kantor, PhD, APRN, BC Section III-Psychosocial Issues of Cancer Survivorship Chapter 4: Family Relationships, Social Support, Fear of Recurrence, and Finances Mary Rzeszut, MSW, LCSW Chapter 5: Spirituality Judith A. Schreiber, PhD, RN Section IV-The Pediatric Cancer Survivor Chapter 6: Pediatric/Family Concerns Post Treatment Ann Marie Paraszczuk, EdD, RNC, IBCLC Michelle Schaefer, RN, BSN, CPON Section V-Nursing Theories Chapter 7: Theory of Uncertainty Kristen Sethares, PhD, RN, CNE Maryellen Brisbois, PhD, RN, APHN-BC Elizabeth Danells Chin, PhD, RN, ANP Chapter 8: Theory of Unpleasant Symptoms Alaine Stadelman, MSN, RN Chapter 9: Transitions Eun-Ok Im, PhD, MPH, RN, CNS, FAAN Yaelim Lee, MSN, RN, PhD (c) Chapter 10: Adaptation Akhtar Ebrahimi Ghassemi, PhD, MHC, MSN, RN Chapter 11: Resilience Debra Kantor, PhD, APRN, BC Nona Holmes, DNP, APRN-BC, NP Psychiatry Section VI-Understanding the Nurse's Role in Cancer Survivorship Chapter 12: Oncology Clinical Nurse Specialists Heidi Bentos-Pereira, MSN, MBA, RN, OCN Chapter 13: Oncology Nurse Navigators Joyce Davis, BS, RN Chapter 14: Oncology Case Managers Rebecca Perez, RN, BSN, CCM Chapter 15: Mental Health Nurses Susan Glodstein, PMHNP-BC, PMHCNS-BC Section VII-Collaboration With Other Health Team Members Chapter 16: Role of the Social Worker Mary Rzeszut, MSW, LCSW Chapter 17: Role of the Clergy Rabbi Stephanie Dickstein, LMSW Rabbi/Chaplain Abraham Rabinovich Chapter 18: Pain and Palliative Care Team Paula Lester, MD, FACP Jessica Weinberger, MS, FNP, ACHPN Section VIII-Life After Cancer Treatment Chapter 19: When the Cloud Returns Maureen Cardoza, PhD, RN, CDP Appendix : Nursing Diagnosis Zelda Suzan, MA, RN, CNE Debra Kantor, PhD, APRN, BC Glossary Suggested Resources Index About the Editors

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  • ISBN13: 9781451194388
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 276
  • ID: 9781451194388
  • weight: 413
  • ISBN10: 1451194382

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