Management of Cancer in the Older Patient E-Book

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Management of Cancer in the Older Patient, by Drs. Arash Naeim, David Reuben, and Patricia Ganz, offers the help you need to effectively diagnose, refer, and manage cancer in geriatric patients. You’ll see how to provide effective cancer screening; refer your patients to the right oncologist; deal with comorbidities, frailties, and other complications; navigate end-of-life issues; and much more. A templated, user-friendly format makes it easy to find and apply the answers you need.

See how to best manage geriatric cancer patients with help from leading specialists in both geriatrics and oncology

Make informed decisions as to when to refer patients to specialists.

Provide the supportive care your patients and their families need on issues such as such as mental health, pain, fatigue, nausea, insomnia.

Be prepared to help cancer survivors navigate their after-treatment care including adjuvant therapy, side effects, second cancers, quality of life, and other concerns.

Offer accurate guidance on ethical issues like competency, end of life, hospice, the role of the caregiver, and more.


Subjects

Books
Savoirs
Medicine
Derecho de autor
Dolichotis patagonum
Vómito
Delírium
Cancer-related fatigue
Editorial
Management of cancer
SAFETY
Oncology
Psychiatry
Nausea
Photocopier
Family caregivers
Ageing
Resource
Cognitive therapy
Caregiver
Vomiting
Cognitive dysfunction
Non-small cell lung carcinoma
Acute myeloid leukemia
Patagonian Mara
Essential medicines
Cancer survivor
NCI-designated Cancer Center
Antineoplastic
Family medicine
Prochlorperazine
Aprepitant
Tumor marker
Tamoxifen
Pentachlorophenol
Neoplasm
Surgical oncology
Chapter (books)
Postherpetic neuralgia
Anti-inflammatory
Chronic kidney disease
Generalized anxiety disorder
Bone marrow suppression
Hypercalcaemia
Opioid
Physician assistant
Geriatrics
Gerontology
Pain management
Renal cell carcinoma
Weight loss
Pancreatic cancer
Biopsy
Palliative care
Mammography
Health care
Parenteral nutrition
Heart failure
Clinical trial
Tired
Comorbidity
Internal medicine
General practitioner
Delirium
Anemia
Hypertension
Non-Hodgkin lymphoma
Epidemiology
Hematology
Obesity
Vitamin E
X-ray computed tomography
Philadelphia
Sleep disorder
Diabetes mellitus
Dementia
Data storage device
Radiation therapy
Psychiatrist
Phencyclidine
Positron emission tomography
Pediatrics
Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug
Mechanics
Mental disorder
Leukemia
Major depressive disorder
Chemotherapy
Analgesic
Alternative medicine
Antibacterial
Anxiety
Hypertension artérielle
Palonosetron
Métoclopramide
Father
Vinorelbine
Hospice
Pathology
Pentachlorophénol
Medicare
Delirium tremens
Acupuncture
Coordination
Medicaid
Force
Nociception
Insomnia
Consultant
Éditorial
Mara (animal)
Ondansétron
Granisétron
Fatigue
Electronic
Phéncyclidine
Philadelphie
Copyright

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Published by
Published 17 August 2011
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EAN13 9781455723133
Language English
Document size 2 MB

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