By: A. S. Luggen & S. Meiner (Eds.)
Published by: Oncology Nursing Society
Publication date: 2000
Handbook for the Care of the Older Adult With Cancer
Bridging the gap between geriatric and oncology nursing, this easy-to-use and practical handbook is applicable to a variety of clinical settings. You'll learn about the prevalence and treatment of cancer in older adults, symptom management, quality of life, physiologic and psychologic issues, altered symptom response, concurrent illnesses and their effect on treatment, spiritual care, and legal issues.