Home > Books > Anaesthesia, Intensive Care, and Pain Management for the Cancer Patient
Anaesthesia, Intensive Care, and Pain Management for the Cancer Patient
View PDF

Anaesthesia, Intensive Care, and Pain Management for the Cancer Patient

Edition: 1st
Authors/Editor: Farquhar-Smith, Paul; Wigmore, Tim; Irving, Colm
Publisher: Oxford University Press (OUP)
ISBN: 978-0-199-58464-2
Doody's Star Rating®:  Score: 96
  • Description
  • Details

This book is comprised of five main sections dealing with cancer, anaesthesia for cancer surgery, intensive care, pain management and supportive and palliative care. The chapters are authored by acknowledged specialists in their field of cancer patient management. The anaesthesia section discusses not just major surgery but includes the specific and subtle differences that exist in the diverse types of specialist cancer surgery. The pain section deals with the current status of several specific cancer pain problems with contemporary evidence and recent developments in management.

This book also introduces novel ways of looking at conventional treatments such as the genetic aspects of opioid use. For a complete understanding of the cancer patient, other aspects of care are also considered, including psychological care and complementary medicines.

  • Platform:
    Ovid
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press (OUP)
  • Product Type: Book
  • Author/Editor: Farquhar-Smith, Paul; Wigmore, Tim; Irving, Colm
  • ISBN: 978-0-199-58464-2
  • Specialty:
    Anesthesiology
    Internal Medicine
    Pain Management
  • Language: English
  • Edition: 1st
  • Pages: 256
  • Illustrations: 0
  • Year: 0
  • Doody's Star Rating®:  Score: 96

Free Instant Access
This Month

JOTM
Ovid Emcare A premium nursing and allied health database ideal for practice, research, or education. Uncover evidence-based literature and the latest scientific advancements that support patient treatment and lead to more cost-effective and higher quality care.
JOTM
Maternity and Infant Care A key information resource used by maternity health care professionals and student midwives worldwide to support their research, practice, and study requirements.
JOTM
The American Journal of Nursing (AJN) Peer reviewed and evidence-based, AJN is the oldest and most honored broad-based nursing journal in the world. Considered the profession’s premier journal with numerous awards for excellence in editing and dissemination, including several award-winning series.
JOTM
Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing Official journal of the Preventive Cardiovascular Nurses Association, provides thorough coverage of timely topics and information that is extremely practical for daily, on-the-job use.

Noteworthy

Doody's Featured Books
Lippincott Manual of Nursing Practice, 11th Edition
A classic nursing reference, the fully updated 11th Edition, offers expert nursing knowledge and much-needed practical guidance on patient care.

Lippincott Visual Nursing: A Guide to Diseases, Skills, and Treatments, 3rd Edition
This colorful book for practicing nurses and nursing students provides a unique approach to learning important clinical concepts and techniques.