Especialidades Vinculables:

 GERIATRIA
 INSTRUMENTACION QUIRURGICA
 URGENCIAS





Regresar a la pagina anterior
ACUTE CARE ONCOLOGY NURSING

ACUTE CARE ONCOLOGY NURSING

 

 

AUTHOR

Cynthia Chernecky
, PhD, RN, AOCN, FAAN, Professor, Department of Physiological and Technological Nursing, School of Nursing, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA
Kathleen Murphy-Ende, RN, PhD, AOCNP, Pain & Pediatric palliative Care Nurse Practitioner, University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, University of Wisconsin, School of Nursing, Madison, WI

DESCRIPTION

As the likely first responder in an emergency, you need quick access to essential information on the potential complications of many different cancer types and treatments. The new edition of this trusted resource provides up-to-date information on the pathophysiology, complications, risks, treatment approaches, prognosis, assessment findings, and nursing and medical interventions for a wide range of cancers.

It also offers valuable information to help you fulfill your role as care coordinator and patient advocate, including client education guidelines, discharge procedures, and strategies for helping the client and family deal with the impact of the disease?s progression.

CONTENTS

Ethical Perspectives
Ethics Case Study
Acute Pancreatitis
Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome
Anaphylaxis from Chemotherapy
Biliary and Pancreatic Obstruction 
Bronchiolitis Obliterans
Carotid Artery Rupture
Depression and Cognitive Dysfunction
Diabetes Insipidus
Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation
Dyspnea and Airway Obstruction 
Esophageal Varices
Fever
GI Obstruction
Graft vs. Host Disease
Heart Failure
Hemorrhage Secondary to Cervical Cancer
Hemorrhagic Cystitis
Hepatic Encephalopathy
Hepatic Veno-Occlusive Disease
Hypercalcemia
Hyperkalemia
Hyperleukocytosis in Childhood Leukemia
Hypernatremia
Hyperuricemia
Hypokalemia
Hypomagnesemia
Hyponatremia
Increased Intracranial Pressure
Lactic Acidosis – Type B
Lambert-Eaton Myasthenic Syndrome
Malignant Ascites
Malignant Pericardial Effusion and Cardiac Tamponade
Malignant Pleural Effusions
Malnutrition/Cachexi
Pain Management: Somatic, Visceral, and Neuropathic
Pathologic Fracture
Pulmonary Fibrosis
Seizures
Sepsis and Septic Shock
Spinal Cord Compression
Spiritual Distress
Suicidal Ideation
Superior Vena Cava Syndrome
Syndrome of Inappropriate Antidiuretic Hormone Secretion
Tumor Lysis Syndrome
Typhlitis in Pediatrics

 
Regresar a la pagina anterior