Handbook of Supportive and Palliative Radiation Oncology

Written By Monica S Krishnan
Handbook of Supportive and Palliative Radiation Oncology
  • Publsiher : Academic Press
  • Release : 23 December 2016
  • ISBN : 0128035617
  • Pages : 326 pages
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Download or read book entitled Handbook of Supportive and Palliative Radiation Oncology by author: Monica S Krishnan which was release on 23 December 2016 and published by Academic Press with total page 326 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Handbook of Supportive and Palliative Radiation Oncology serves as a practical tool and rapid reference to assist radiation oncology practitioners in direct patient care with common palliative care issues. Containing the most recent advances in translational palliative care research, each chapter is organized in a succinct fashion to discuss major symptom burdens, suggested assessment, and various management options. Each symptom and disease section is written to be a rapid, practical guide for clinicians on the floor. The book starts with general approaches in palliative radiation oncology that are followed by a section that focuses on common symptoms in palliative care and their management. The next section of the book is devoted to site and disease-specific evaluation, intervention, and management. This handbook provides general guidelines and management recommendations for common clinical vignettes encountered by palliative radiation oncology practitioners and supported by palliative radiation oncology research. Concise references are cited to support treatment recommendation. Provides a quick reference for the busy clinician Details standard of care resources for researchers of palliative and supportive care Contains updated standards of care for palliative medicine and a list of common medications and dosages Includes a comprehensive index by symptom and condition to facilitate quick reference

Handbook of Supportive and Palliative Radiation Oncology

Handbook of Supportive and Palliative Radiation Oncology
  • Author : Monica S Krishnan,Margarita Racsa,Hsiang-Hsuan Michael Yu
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2016-12-23
  • Total pages : 326
  • ISBN : 0128035617
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Summary : Handbook of Supportive and Palliative Radiation Oncology serves as a practical tool and rapid reference to assist radiation oncology practitioners in direct patient care with common palliative care issues. Containing the most recent advances in translational palliative care research, each chapter is organized in a succinct fashion to discuss major ...

Handbook of Supportive Oncology and Palliative Care

Handbook of Supportive Oncology and Palliative Care
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  • Publisher : Springer Publishing Company
  • Release Date : 2018-12-21
  • Total pages : 341
  • ISBN : 0128035617
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Summary : Handbook of Supportive Oncology and Palliative Care is a practical guide to providing evidence-based and value-based care to adult and pediatric cancer patients experiencing severe symptoms and stressors due to cancer diagnosis, cancer treatment, and comorbid conditions. This accessible reference provides the art and science behind the whole-person and family ...

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  • Release Date : 2016-11-14
  • Total pages : 216
  • ISBN : 0128035617
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Summary : Handbook of Palliative Radiation Therapy is the first practical guide to palliative care in radiation oncology. The editors have assembled an international team of leading radiation oncologists to write this state-of-the-art volume on planning and administering single-fractionated, hypofractionated, and conventional radiation therapy for end-of-life cancer care. The handbook begins with ...

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  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2010-02-05
  • Total pages : 584
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  • Author : Gary H Lyman
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2009-06-29
  • Total pages : 876
  • ISBN : 0128035617
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  • Publisher : SAGE
  • Release Date : 2018-11-20
  • Total pages : 248
  • ISBN : 0128035617
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Summary : To download an e-inspection copy click here or for more information contact your local sales representative. In this far-ranging textbook on palliative and end of life care, John Costello and a team of palliative care specialists take a patient-centred approach. Discussing palliative and end of life care across a range ...

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  • Release Date : 2019-07-01
  • Total pages : 428
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  • Release Date : 2012
  • Total pages : 900
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  • Author : Ian Olver
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2018-09-25
  • Total pages : 717
  • ISBN : 0128035617
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Summary : This book is intended for medical students, residents, and fellows, as well as medical oncologists, radiation oncologists, surgeons, general practitioners, nurses and allied health workers. Complete with case vignettes, key points, and sidebar summaries to further assist readers using practical tips and tricks, this textbook provides current information on the ...

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  • Author : Sriram Yennurajalingam,Eduardo Bruera
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2016-03-14
  • Total pages : 520
  • ISBN : 0128035617
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Summary : The Oxford American Handbook of Hospice and Palliative Medicine and Supportive Care is an easily-navigable source of information about the day-to-day management of patients requiring palliative and hospice care. The table of contents follows the core curriculum of the American Board of Hospice and Palliative Medicine, thus meeting the educational ...

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  • Publisher : Jones & Bartlett Learning
  • Release Date : 2009
  • Total pages : 797
  • ISBN : 0128035617
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Summary : Whether you are a practicing radiation oncologist or a student of medicine, nursing, physics, dosimetry, or therapy, this handbook is a valuable resource covering the issues most pertinent to patients undergoing radiation therapy. Handbook of Radation Oncology covers general oncologic principles, workup, staging, and multidisciplinary aspects of treatment, basic principles ...

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  • Publisher : LWW
  • Release Date : 2018-09-08
  • Total pages : 2448
  • ISBN : 0128035617
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Summary : Publisher's Note: Products purchased from 3rd Party sellers are not guaranteed by the Publisher for quality, authenticity, or access to any online entitlements included with the product. For more than 30 years, Perez and Brady's Principles and Practice of Radiation Oncology has been the must-have standard reference for radiation oncologists and ...

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  • Release Date : 2012-07-20
  • Total pages : 536
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Summary : A state-of-the-art, multidisciplinary approach to cancer and aging With the majority of cancers occurring in individuals over the age of 65 against a backdrop of an expanding aging population, there is an urgent need to integrate the areas of clinical oncology and geriatric care. This timely work tackles these issues head-on, ...

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  • Publisher : Jones & Bartlett Learning
  • Release Date : 1998
  • Total pages : 814
  • ISBN : 0128035617
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  • Author : Eric K. Hansen,Mack Roach III
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2018-05-07
  • Total pages : 961
  • ISBN : 0128035617
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Summary : The Third Edition of Handbook of Evidence-Based Radiation Oncology updates and revises the previous successful editions and serves as a key reference for radiation oncology professionals. Organized by body site, concise clinical chapters provide easy access to critical information. Important "pearls" of epidemiology, anatomy, pathology, and clinical presentation are highlighted. ...