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The Resource The older cancer patient : a guide for nurses and related professionals, Janine Overcash, Lodovico Balducci, editors

The older cancer patient : a guide for nurses and related professionals, Janine Overcash, Lodovico Balducci, editors

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The older cancer patient : a guide for nurses and related professionals
Title
The older cancer patient
Title remainder
a guide for nurses and related professionals
Statement of responsibility
Janine Overcash, Lodovico Balducci, editors
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Annotation Because cancer in the older adult may be present in combination with other chronic conditions, including dementia and frailty, multidisciplinary care is especially important. This book provides nurses with essential information on the care and treatment of the older adult with cancer. Book jacket
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
OCLCE
Dewey number
618.97/6994
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RC281.A34
LC item number
O435 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2003 H-492
  • QZ 266
NLM item number
O44 2003
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Overcash, Janine
  • Balducci, Lodovico
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Geriatric oncology
  • Cancer
  • Neoplasms
  • Aged
  • Neoplasms
  • Quality of Life
  • Social Support
  • MEDICAL
  • MEDICAL
  • Cancer
  • Geriatric oncology
  • Onkologie
  • Krankenpflege
  • Krebs
  • Alter
Label
The older cancer patient : a guide for nurses and related professionals, Janine Overcash, Lodovico Balducci, editors
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Ch. 1. Epidemiology and pathology of cancer and aging -- Ch. 2. Issues in the care of the older cancer patient: delayed diagnosis, inadequate treatment, and information gaps -- Ch. 3. Cancer screening and prevention in the older cancer patient -- Ch. 4. Atypical presentation of cancer in the elderly -- Ch. 5. Obtaining a comprehensive geriatric assessment -- Ch. 6. Understanding patient preferences -- Ch. 7. Health care decisions: how cancer treatment decisions are made by the health care team -- Ch. 8. Radiation therapy of older persons -- Ch. 9. Chemotherapy in the older person -- Ch. 10. Cancer fatigue and aging -- Ch. 11. Cancer-related anemia -- Ch. 12. Caring when cure is no longer possible -- Ch. 13. Social support networks of the older cancer patient -- Ch. 14. Helping family caregivers of elderly cancer patients: the CARE model -- Ch. 15. Nursing research and quality of life -- Ch. 16. Strategies for the enrollment of older patients into clinical trials of cancer treatment -- Ch. 17. The cost of cancer prevention and treatment in the older person
Control code
646531958
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 307 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780826118066
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)646531958
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
The older cancer patient : a guide for nurses and related professionals, Janine Overcash, Lodovico Balducci, editors
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Ch. 1. Epidemiology and pathology of cancer and aging -- Ch. 2. Issues in the care of the older cancer patient: delayed diagnosis, inadequate treatment, and information gaps -- Ch. 3. Cancer screening and prevention in the older cancer patient -- Ch. 4. Atypical presentation of cancer in the elderly -- Ch. 5. Obtaining a comprehensive geriatric assessment -- Ch. 6. Understanding patient preferences -- Ch. 7. Health care decisions: how cancer treatment decisions are made by the health care team -- Ch. 8. Radiation therapy of older persons -- Ch. 9. Chemotherapy in the older person -- Ch. 10. Cancer fatigue and aging -- Ch. 11. Cancer-related anemia -- Ch. 12. Caring when cure is no longer possible -- Ch. 13. Social support networks of the older cancer patient -- Ch. 14. Helping family caregivers of elderly cancer patients: the CARE model -- Ch. 15. Nursing research and quality of life -- Ch. 16. Strategies for the enrollment of older patients into clinical trials of cancer treatment -- Ch. 17. The cost of cancer prevention and treatment in the older person
Control code
646531958
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 307 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780826118066
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)646531958
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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