Supportive Care in Cancer (Basic and Clinical Oncology, 19) by KlaSterSky/Schi

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  • Nursing & Ancillary Services,
  • Pain & pain management,
  • Palliative medicine,
  • therapy,
  • Neoplasms,
  • Cancer,
  • Holistic Medicine,
  • Medical / Nursing,
  • Treatment,
  • Medical,
  • Palliative treatment,
  • Nursing - Oncology & Cancer,
  • Medical / Oncology,
  • Handbooks, manuals, etc,
  • Oncology,
  • Complications

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The Physical Object
Number of Pages810
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Open LibraryOL8125129M
ISBN 100824719980
ISBN 109780824719982

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Supportive Care in Cancer provides members of the Multinational Association of Supportive Care in Cancer (MASCC) and all other interested individuals, groups and institutions with Supportive Care in Cancer book most recent scientific and social information on all aspects of supportive care in cancer patients.

The journal primarily covers medical, technical and surgical topics concerning supportive therapy. Scope. Supportive Care in Cancer publishes papers devoted to medical, technical and surgical topics as they relate to supportive therapy and care that supplements or substitutes basic cancer treatment at all stages of the disease.

The journal focuses on papers and reviews that report on intervention studies and policy-related issues to manage treatment-related toxicities and other. Supportive Care of Children with Cancer is a ready-reference handbook designed for use at the hospital bedside, in the oncology outpatient clinic, or in the physician's office.

To create this book, leading experts in the field recommended approaches to supportive care which were then critically reviewed by members of the Children's Oncology. Care given to improve the quality of life of patients who have a serious or life-threatening disease.

The goal of supportive care is to prevent or treat as early as possible the symptoms of a disease, side effects caused by treatment of a disease, and psychological, social, and spiritual problems related to a disease or its treatment. Palliative care is focused on improving the quality of life for people living with a serious illness like cancer.

People with cancer may receive palliative care at any time from the point of diagnosis, throughout treatment, and beyond. The information here will help you learn more about palliative care. Managing treatments and side effects. The Stanford Cancer Supportive Care Program provides FREE classes, workshops, fitness classes, services, and support to all cancer patients, regardless of where they receive their care.

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In addition to "bread and butter" topics such as pain control and nausea and vomiting, the book contains unique, Manufacturer: CRC Press. Supportive and Palliative Care in Cancer: An Introduction 1st Edition by Claud F B Regnard (Author), Margaret Kindlen (Author) ISBN ISBN Why is ISBN important.

ISBN. This bar-code number lets you verify that you're getting exactly the right version or edition of a book. Cited by: 1. Supportive Care of Children with Cancer, 2nd ed.

Edited by Ablin AR. (Pp ; paperback £) The Johns Hopkins University Press, ISBN 0 9. The proportion of children being cured of cancer continues its inexorable rise. The cohort treated by UKCCSG centres in –94 is approaching a plateau on the survival curve at about 70%.Cited by: Side effects of cancer treatment, management of cancer-related complications and pain, and psychosocial concerns.

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This educational series, which focuses on supportive oncology care, is designed to help physicians, nurses, and other health professionals learn more about supportive care for cancer patients. The educational content is based on evidence and recommendations in the NCCN Clinical Practice Guidelines in Oncology (NCCN Guidelines®) for Supportive.

Supportive Oncology, by Drs. Davis, Feyer, Ortner, and Zimmermann, is your practical guide to improving your patients‘ quality of life and overall outcomes by integrating palliative care principles into the scope of clinical oncologic practice at all points along their illness trajectories.

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Studies have shown that integrating early palliative (or supportive) care into treatment plans of patients with advanced cancer is associated with improved quality of life, mood, less aggressive end-of-life care, decreased caregiver distress, and, potentially, improved overall survival when it is provided early.

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Supportive Care in Cancer. All Volumes & Issues. Online First Articles. ISSN: (Print) (Online) and perceived social functioning with health-related quality of life among self-reported rural female cancer survivors.

Leslie R. Carnahan, Garth H. Rauscher. The symposium on supportive care in cancer patients, which took place in St. Gallen, Switzerland, on February, wel­ comed renowned experts in the field and more than partici­ pants from 25 countries with the aim of stimulating discussion on how to improve our professional skills and personal attitudes to­ ward cancer patients in all stages of their disease.

Dedicated attention to the palliative and supportive care needs of patients with lung cancer is now the standard of care as reflected in national and international guidelines, including those of ASCO, 1 the European Society for Medical Oncology, 2 and the National Comprehensive Cancer Network.

3 Palliative and supportive care is defined as patient- and family-centered care that Author: Tracy A. Balboni, Ka-Kit P.

Hui, Arif H. Kamal. Supportive and Palliative Care in Solid Cancer Patients. By Bassam Abdul Rasool Hassan, Zuraidah Binti Mohd Yusoff, Mohamed Azmi Hassali and Saad Bin Othman. Submitted: April 13th Reviewed: December 3rd Published: May 9th DOI: /Cited by: 2. Everyones Guide to Cancer Supportive Care, Survivorship, and Therapy, Life After - A Roadmap for Cancer Survivors, The Legacy Project Capturing the Memories of the Past and Planning for the Future, Inner Fire: Your Will to Live: Stories of Courage, Hope, and Determination, You Are Not Alone (YANA), Mucositis: Problems and Solutions, Post Breast Therapy Pain Syndrome.

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We are therefore pleased to share that Patricia Goldsmith, chief executive officer at CancerCare, was interviewed on the importance of supportive care for patients for a new book, titled. Supportive care of the cancer patient begins with the diagnosis of cancer and terminates with the end of life.

The supportive care is for symptoms related to the cancer and/or its treatment; physical, psychosocial and emotional issues associated with the cancer. Patients with cancer, in general, are living longer.

MSK is a world leader in cancer care, research, and education. Members of the Supportive Care Service embrace the opportunity to include supportive care with leading-edge treatments. The Supportive Care Service aims to support the excellent palliative care given by the cancer care team.

At the same. Patients with cancer are at risk for serious adverse events that result from their treatment, the cancer, or both. The management of these complications is generally referred to as supportive care (or symptom management).

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Supportive and Palliative Care in Cancer book. An Introduction. By Claud F B Cited by: 1. The term supportive care emerged from the oncology to include measures to support patients undergoing cancer treatment.

11,12 Supportive care teams are skilled in managing chemotherapy-induced emesis, cytopenias, infections, mucositis, and cancer-related symptoms. The Multinational Association of Supportive Care in Cancer (MASCC) has Cited by: The supportive care in cancer resource refresh project led by the University of Melbourne set out to identify opportunities to refresh and develop supportive care resources and training materials, and to support and build workforce capability in strengthening and embedding supportive care in cancer across Victoria.

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Handbook of supportive care in cancer. New York: M. Dekker, © (OCoLC) Online version: Handbook of supportive care in cancer. New York: M. Dekker, © (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: J Klastersky; Stephen C Schimpff; Hansjörg Senn.

The ESMO Clinical Practice Guidelines (CPG) are intended to provide the user with a set of recommendations for the best standards of cancer care, based on the findings of evidence-based medicine. Latest enhanced and revised set of guidelines.

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Uncertainty. Psychological Distress. Attitudes Towards Cancer. A Family‐Centred Approach to Care. Improving the Patient Experience: Care Across the Pathway. Summary. ReferencesAuthor: Kay Eaton. Balfe, M, O'Brien, K, Timmons, A, et al. () The unmet supportive care needs of long-term head and neck cancer caregivers in the extended survivorship period.

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Creating a broader network of providers trained to offer supportive care will meaningfully transform the quality of life for patients and families.

Synopsis Designed for professionals at every level who are new to this area of care, this is a basic introduction to the symptoms, diagnosis and treatment of cancer, and to the key aspects of palliative and supportive care.

It offers the first stage of a 4/5(1). This book offers healthcare professionals, academics and anyone affected by cancer a fresh and original approach to the supportive care of people with cancer.

It looks at some of the underlying reasons why cancer often leads to high levels of distress. More importantly, it suggests many practical ways distress can be prevented and minimised.Cancer patients often experience pain and psychosocial distress during the diagnosis and treatment of their cancer.

Palliative care professionals can assist oncologists and other colleagues with the treatment of physical pain, psychosocial distress, spiritual conflict, and practical concerns experienced by cancer patients at any point in the trajectory of their : Rony Dev, Eduardo Bruera.

The Silver Lining ; As a happily married wife, mother, palliative care nurse, and social worker living in bucolic Santa Barbara, California, I was stunned by my breast cancer diagnosis (understatement of the century).

I mean, really. I was a healthy, happy, vegan-eating, marathon-running thirty-nine-year-old with no family history of breast cancer.5/5(1).

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