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by Deborah Tomlinson,Nancy E. Kline

Pediatric Oncology Nursing: Advanced Clinical Hand- signs, diagnostic and laboratory procedures, tre- book is a joint effort between nurses in Canada, the ment, prognosis, and follow up care are included for United Kingdom, and the United States. This is the each of the disorders. second edition, and has been another wonderful Part III covers cancer treatment, including c- opportunity to bring together the expertise of hema- motherapy, radiation therapy, hematopoetic stem cell tology and oncology nurses from two continents. The transplantation, surgery, gene therapy, biotherapy, c- book is designed to be a comprehensive clinical hand- plimentary and alternative medicine, and clinical trials. book for nurses in advanced practice working with The principles and description of treatment, method pediatric hematology/oncology patients. Speci? c of treatment delivery, potential side effects, and special issues related to young children and adolescents with considerations for each type of treatment are discussed. cancer and hematologic disorders are discussed. Part IV focuses on the side effects of cancer Thirty-one contributors and two editors partici- treatment in relation to metabolic processes and pated in the writing of this text. Individuals in advanced gastrointestinal, hematologic, respiratory, renal, c- practice and academic roles – nurse practitioners, clin- diovascular, neurologic, musculoskeletal, integum- ical nurse specialists, nutritionists, clinical instructors, tary, endocrine, and auditory systems. The incidence, lecturers, academicians, and educators – were involved. etiology, treatment, prevention, and prognosis are One of the most appealing features of this text is the included for each side effect reviewed.
Download Pediatric Oncology Nursing: Advanced Clinical Handbook epub
ISBN: 3540879838
ISBN13: 978-3540879831
Category: Other
Subcategory: Medicine & Health Sciences
Author: Deborah Tomlinson,Nancy E. Kline
Language: English
Publisher: Springer; 2nd ed. 2010 edition (December 18, 2009)
Pages: 584 pages
ePUB size: 1945 kb
FB2 size: 1136 kb
Rating: 4.3
Votes: 280
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As a new nurse in the ped-hemato-onco dept. I enjoy it a lot but a little more effort to clean spelling and typing errors would be nice.
It's a great resource for pediatric oncology nurses. I would have rated it five if it would vBulletin improve access to chapters from the table of contents.