Core Curriculum for Oncology Nursing (Fifth Edition)

Elsevier Inc


The first update of this essential resource in 10 years, the fifth edition of Elsevier’s Core Curriculum for Oncology Nursing and the companion study guide are available to ONS members at a special 10% discount.*

This edition covers the entire scope of oncology care, including

  • Cardiopulmonary function
  • Gastrointestinal and urinary function
  • Health promotion
  • Oncologic emergencies
  • Professional performance
  • Protective mechanisms
  • The scientific basis for practice
  • Quality of life.

You’ll want to add the new edition to your medical library to take advantage of the following benefits.

Reduce errors in your practice thanks to the emphasis on Quality and Safety Education for Nurses (QSEN) competencies, which have a focus on safety and evidence-based practice, including a Safety Alert icon and a High-Alert Medications icon for cancer chemotherapy drugs.

Provide the best care to your patients with a quick-reference review and more than 150 summary tables and nearly 60 colorful illustrations that explain complex concepts in oncology nursing, including up-to-date cancer staging information.

Prepare for exams and clinical practice with the most current and accurate information on cancer treatment and related nursing care.

Ensure that you apply what you learn by using the companion study guide, which includes more than 1,200 questions and rationales for each answer as well as an all-new emphasis on application-level questions.

Cover all your patient care bases with pharmacologic and nonpharmacologic interventions that include both traditional and alternative therapies.

Don't forget to order the companion study guide.

*Because of the special 10% discount, this book does not qualify for any additional coupon discounts.

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