Oxford Handbook of Cancer Nursing


Author: Michael Tadman,Dave Roberts,Mark Foulkes

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 0191004464

Category: Medical

Page: 704

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This second edition of the Oxford Handbook of Cancer Nursing is an essential aid to the practising cancer nurse. It provides a quick reference to the key issues in cancer nursing, and a concise and systematic account of all of the main areas of cancer nursing practice. Filled with key tips and reflection points, each chapter supports professional development for the reader. The patient, their family, and the experience of cancer are at the heart of this handbook. For the new edition there is a greater focus on survivorship, drawing on recent developments in the area. The Oxford Handbook of Cancer Nursing promotes a multidisciplinary approach to cancer care, with references to current best evidence and the latest developments in treatment. Detailed guidance on complex aspects of care are outlined, integrating both psychosocial and physical care to better treat the whole patient. Written by experienced nurses, the book is laid out to enable quick access to precise, targeted information on the vast majority of potential clinical scenarios.

Oxford Handbook of Cardiac Nursing


Author: Kate Olson

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 0199651345

Category: Medical

Page: 396

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Fully revised and updated for the second edition, the Oxford Handbook of Cardiac Nursing is the ultimate handbook. Systematically covering all the main areas of cardiac nursing, and packed full of clinical information and practical advice, this handbook is the indispensable companion for all those caring for cardiac patients. This handbook now includes expanded information on prevention of cardiovascular disease and heart disease inpregnancy, as well as the latest resuscitation guidelines, protocols, and clinical information. New illustrations and diagrams have been added to aid clarity of information. It covers assessment,investigation, treatment, rehabilitation, and pharmacological interventions. Although a large part of the handbook focuses on caring for patients with coronary heart disease, many other cardiovascular problems are covered. Designed to be used on the ward, in the community, and for studying and revision, with expert guidance, written by experienced nurses and teachers.

The United States Catalog

Books in Print January 1, 1928


Author: Mary Burnham,Carol Hurd

Publisher: N.A


Category: American literature

Page: 3164

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