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Nursing care of children and adolescents with cancer

Christina Rasco Baggott; Association of Pediatric Oncology Nurses (U.S.) c2002

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  • Title:
    Nursing care of children and adolescents with cancer
  • Author: Christina Rasco Baggott; Association of Pediatric Oncology Nurses (U.S.)
  • Subjects: Neoplasms -- nursing -- Adolescence; Neoplasms -- nursing -- Child; Neoplasms -- nursing -- Infant
  • Description: Foundations. History, issues, and trends -- Biologic basis of cancer in children and adolescents. Treatment. Diagnostic evaluations and staging procedures -- Surgery -- Radiation therapy -- Chemotherapy -- Biotherapy -- Hematopoietic stem cell transplantation -- Complementary and alternative treatments. Supportive care. Prevention and treatment of infections -- Management of disease and treatment-related complications -- Treatment of pain -- Oncologic emergencies -- Blood component deficiencies -- Family-centered psychosocial care -- Home care -- Palliative care -- Care of survivors. Diseases. Acute lymphoblastic leukemia -- Myeloid diseases -- Central nervous system tumors -- Hodgkin's disease -- Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma -- Neuroblastoma -- Rhabdomyosarcoma -- Wilms tumor -- Bone tumors -- Retinoblastoma -- Rare tumors -- Langerhans cell histiocytosis. Professional practice issues. Interdisciplinary collaboration -- Research -- Ethical issues.
  • Publisher: Philadelphia : Saunders
  • Creation Date: c2002
  • Format: xvi, 717 p. : ill., ports..
  • Language: English
  • Identifier: ISBN0721687180
  • OCLC Number: 47522469
  • Institution Zone MMS ID: 991000300029703376$$I01TRAILS_MSU_GFC
  • Network Zone MMS ID: 9910493167503366
  • CKEY: 869641$$I01TRAILS_MSU_GFC
  • Source: 01TRAILS ALMA

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