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Nursing patients with cancer

Edited by George Castledine and Ann Close

in Oxford Handbook of Adult Nursing

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

Published in print August 2009 | ISBN: 9780199231355
Published online August 2010 | e-ISBN: 9780199597987 | DOI: https://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199231355.003.0025

Series: Oxford Medical Handbooks

Nursing patients with cancer

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The cancer problem 826

Characteristics and causes 828

Cancer prevention 832

Diagnosis 834

Supporting the patient through diagnosis 836

Nursing assessment 838

Nursing care and communication 840

Treatment 842

Preparing the patient for treatment 844

Side effects of treatment 846

Management of common side effects ...

Chapter.  8401 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Nursing Skills

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