Rehabilitation in Cancer Care

Rehabilitation in Cancer Care

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English
360 Pages

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Rehabilitation in Cancer Care is an essential clinical resource for all Allied Health Professionals working within or entering this specialist area. It provides practical guidance for the rehabilitation of people with cancer or those receiving palliative care. As well as explaining the key skills required at every stage of the cancer journey, the book specifically offers advice on diagnosis, treatment, management and effective interventions. Furthermore the role of each member of the interdisciplinary team is clearly explained at each stage, as is the importance of team work and holistic care.

Section 1 introduces the reader to the rationale for the rehabilitation of people with cancer or those receiving palliative care, Section 2 looks at the multi-professional management of common cancers and Section 3 looks at symptom management.

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Published 16 March 2009
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EAN13 9781444309461
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Language English

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CONTENTS
Contributors Foreword Acknowledgements
SECTION 1: INTRODUCTION TO ONCOLOGY AND PALLIATIVE CARE
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Cancer and its Management  An Introduction Dr Geoff Sharpe and Dr Paul A. Fenton
Rehabilitation in Oncology and Palliative Care Jane Rankin and Dr Jacqueline Gracey
SECTION 2: THE MULTIPROFESSIONAL MANAGEMENT OF SPECIFIC TUMOUR TYPES
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MultiProfessional Management of Patients with Breast Cancer Melanie Lewis, Iona Davies and Jill Cooper
MultiProfessional Management of Lung Cancer and Associated Conditions Debbie McKinney, Daniel Lowrie and Mandy Hamilton
MultiProfessional Management of Patients with Neurological Tumours and Associated Conditions Joanne Carr, Paula Finlay, Debbie Pearson, Kathy Thompson and Helen White
MultiProfessional Management Within HaematoOncology Jennifer Miller, Rachel Barrett, Philomena Canning, Sarah Taggart and Val Young
Head and Neck Cancer Brenda Nugent, Gillian Lusty, Lorraine Ashcroft and Nicola Evans
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MultiProfessional Management of Musculoskeletal Tumours Lena Richards, Merian Denning and Gemma Lindsell
MultiProfessional Management of Gastrointestinal Tumours Tessa Aston, Sallyanne McKinney, Jennifer Miller and Heidi Williams
MultiProfessional Management of Genitourinary Tumours: Gynaecological and Prostate Dr Doreen McClurg, Pippa McCabe and Karen Chambers
SECTION 3: SYMPTOM MANAGEMENT
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Lymphoedema Rhian Davies and Sue Desborough
Management of CancerRelated Fatigue Catriona Ogilvy, Karen Livingstone and Dr Gillian Prue
Cancer Pain Dr Karen Robb and Charlie EwerSmith
Breathlessness Management Sarah Fisher and Daniel Lowrie
Maintaining Mental Health Professor Robin Davidson
Additional Contacts Index
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