From the foundations of cancer to issues of survivorship, this new textbook will provide healthcare professionals with all the details and information needed to gain a true understanding of the basics of cancer. Written for nurses new to oncology and non-nursing professionals who are working in the specialty, Cancer Basics is a perfect resource for training and education. Readers will gain insights into the foundations of cancer, with chapters on the biology of cancer, cancer prevention, genetic risk, cancer detection, and more. Treatment options are also explored with chapters on surgery, radiation therapy, chemotherapy, targeted therapies, clinical trials, and more. Also explained are common symptom patients with cancer might experience, and a look at issues for cancer survivors and their families.
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Julia Eggert is an associate professor and doctoral coordinator at Clemson University in Clemson, South Carolina. She is also an advanced practice nurse and consultant with Cancer Risk Screening Program at St. Francis Bon Secours Hospital, Eastside in Greenville, South Carolina.
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Book Description Oncology Nursing Society, 2010. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P111890504904
Book Description Oncology Nursing Society, 2010. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M1890504904
Book Description Oncology Nursing Society, 2010. Paperback. Book Condition: Brand New. 1st edition. 608 pages. 9.10x7.50x1.60 inches. In Stock. Bookseller Inventory # zk1890504904