The Resource ABC of cancer care, edited by Carlo Palmieri, Esther Bird, Richard Simcock, (electronic resource)

ABC of cancer care, edited by Carlo Palmieri, Esther Bird, Richard Simcock, (electronic resource)

Label
ABC of cancer care
Title
ABC of cancer care
Statement of responsibility
edited by Carlo Palmieri, Esther Bird, Richard Simcock
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
ABC of Cancer Care is a practical primary care guide to help health professionals better inform their patients, manage and recognize the common complications of cancers and their treatment, and understand the rationale and implications of decisions made in secondary and tertiary care. It provides coverage of the diagnosis, management, treatment and on-going surveillance of common cancers within the multidisciplinary context of primary care. Individual chapters assess the different treatment options, including surgery, radiotherapy and chemotherapy, and examine their possible s
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
616.99/4
Index
index present
LC call number
RC261.A7
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
ABC series
Label
ABC of cancer care, edited by Carlo Palmieri, Esther Bird, Richard Simcock, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Multidisciplinary care / Richard Simcock -- Cancer imaging / Guy Burkill and Adrian Lim -- Surgery / Daniel Richard Leff and Richard Simcock -- Surgery for metastatic disease / Timothy W.R. Briggs, Elizabeth J. Gillott, Long Jiao and Lewis W. Thorne -- Chemotherapy in the treatment of cancer / Catherine Harper-Wynne and Cathy Kelly -- Toxicity of chemotherapy / Sacha Howell, Alison Jones, and Colin James -- Radiotherapy / Alastair Thompson and Mark Beresford -- Toxicity of radiotherapy / Russell Burcombe, Jonathan Hicks, and Richard Simcock -- Endocrine therapy / Carlo Palmieri, Matt Flook, and Duncan Gilbert -- Biological and targeted therapies / Ruth E. Board Jennifer W. Pang, Carlo Palmieri and Suzy Cleator -- Trials in cancer care / Evandro de Azambuja, David Cameron, and Janet Brown -- Oncological emergencies / Mohammed Rizwanullah and Thomas E. Newsom-Davis -- Cancer in the elderly / Alistair Ring and Juliet Wright -- Nutrition and cancer care / Mhairi Donald -- Complementary and alternative therapies / Richard Simcock and Sarah Cavilla / -- Nursing care, advocacy, and support / Clare Sullivan, Beverley Longhurst, Amelia Cook and Elizabeth Bowman -- Cancer survivorship / Esther Bird, Amy Guppy, and Carlo Palmieri
Control code
ocn829937244
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780470674406
Lccn
2013009186
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 0e04eda7-5c35-45a3-94d7-75cebeee4d4e
  • 496097
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b29173036
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)829937244
  • pebco0470674407

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
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