Home > Books > Cancer Rehabilitation and Survivorship: Transdisciplinary Approaches to Personalized Care
Cancer Rehabilitation and Survivorship: Transdisciplinary Approaches to Personalized Care
View PDF

Cancer Rehabilitation and Survivorship: Transdisciplinary Approaches to Personalized Care

Publication Year: 2011
Edition: 1st
Authors/Editor: Lester, J.L.; Schmitt, P.
Publisher: The Oncology Nursing Society
ISBN: 978-1-935-86405-9
  • Description
  • Details
  • Collections

Takes an interdisciplinary approach to the physical, psychosocial, and practical aspects of survivorship.

In her foreword to this book detailing cancer rehabilitation and the journey toward survivorship, Betty Ferrell, professor of nursing research and education at the City of Hope, wrote, "Survivorship is the all-encompassing experience of having lived beyond those initial words of 'you have cancer' and toward a life embracing both the gifts and the burdens of life beyond that diagnosis and treatment."

Sections include:
- The evolution of survivor care
- Physical and psychological challenges survivors must endure
- Practical challenges such as employment and dealing with economic burden that can cancer can inflict
- Maximizing the health of survivors
- A look at survivorship now and in the future

  • Platform:
    Ovid
  • Publisher: The Oncology Nursing Society
  • Product Type: Book
  • Author/Editor: Lester, J.L.; Schmitt, P.
  • ISBN: 978-1-935-86405-9
  • Specialty:
    Oncology
    Patient Education
  • Language: English
  • Edition: 1st
  • Pages: 486
  • Illustrations: 0
  • Year: 2011

Cancer Rehabilitation and Survivorship: Transdisciplinary Approaches to Personalized Care is included in the following Collections:

Free Instant Access
This Month

JOTM
Embase® Embase increases the discovery of biomedical evidence to support critical life sciences functions, delivering relevant, up-to-date biomedical information to the global biomedical research community.
JOTM
Food Science & Technology Abstracts FSTA® covers topics relating to every aspect of the food chain including all the major food commodities plus biotechnology, microbiology, food safety, additives, nutrition, packaging and pet foods.
JOTM
American Journal of Gastroenterology As the leading clinical journal covering gastroenterology and hepatology, AJG provides practical and professional support for clinicians dealing with the gastroenterological disorders seen most often in patients.
JOTM
Evidence-Based Practice Evidence-Based Practice is a quarterly journal focused on topics relevant to the daily practice of family medicine and contains content addressing timely and pertinent questions related to patient care.

Noteworthy

Doody's Featured Books
Access Device Standards of Practice for Oncology Nursing
An essential resource for nurses practicing in a wide range of settings to ensure safe, effective care of patients with VADs.

Fundamentals of High-Resolution Lung CT: Common Findings, Common Patterns, Common Diseases, and Differential Diagnosis
Provides a straightforward guide to understanding the high-resolution lung CT (HRCT) assessment of diffuse lung diseases.