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|Additional Physical Format:||Print version:
Problem solving in acute oncology.
Oxford : Clinical Publishing, 2014
|Material Type:||Document, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Internet Resource, Computer File|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Ernie Marshall; Alison Young, (Medical oncologist); Peter I Clark; P Selby
|Notes:||"Published in association with the Association of Cancer Physicians."|
|Description:||1 online resource (xvi, 256 pages) : illustrations.|
|Contents:||Contributors; Foreword; Preface; Abbreviations; Section One: Perspectives in the Development of Acute Oncology; 01 The Development of Acute Oncology: Solutions and Options; 02 Nursing Developments in Acute Oncology; 03 Cancer of Unknown Primary (CUP); 04 The Acute Cancer Patient in the Acute Medical Admitting Unit; 05 High-Risk Patients OutsideIntensive Care; 06 High-Dependency Unit Contribution; 07 Intensive Care Unit for Cancer Patients; 08 Managing Acute Issues in Oncology in Canada and the United States; 09 Managing Acute Issues in Oncology in Australasia. 10 Acute Oncology in a District Hospital --
the Airedale Perspective11 The Future of Acute Oncology; Section two: Complications of Systemic Therapy; 12 Febrile Neutropenia; 13 Tumour Lysis Syndrome; 14 Antiangiogenic Therapy; 15 Cardiac Toxicity; 16 Liver Problems; 17 Acute Kidney Injury; 18 Chemotherapy-Related Renal Toxicity; 19 Metabolic Complications; 20 Diabetes; 21 Cutaneous Manifestations of Chemotherapy; 22 Gut Infections and Acute Diarrhoea; 23 Peripheral Neurotoxicity; 24 Central Neurotoxicity; 25 Chemotherapy-Induced Lung Toxicity; Section Three: Complications of Radiotherapy. 26 Radiation Pneumonitis27 Radiation-Induced Head and Neck Mucositis; 28 Management of Radiotherapy-Related Acute Skin Toxicity in the Acute Oncology Setting; 29 Toxicity Related to PelvicRadiotherapy; 30 Central Nervous System Toxicity of Radiotherapy; Section Four: Complications of Cancer; 31 Spinal Cord Compression; 32 Superior Vena Cava Obstruction; 33 Brain Metastases; 34 Paraneoplastic Syndromes; 35 Venous Thromboembolism; 36 Malignant Renal Obstruction; 37 Management of Malignant Ascites in the Acute Oncology Setting; 38 Malignant Pleural Effusion. 39 Metabolic Complications of Malignancy: Hypercalcaemia40 Metabolic Complications of Malignancy: Hyponatraemia; 41 Bowel Obstruction in Acute Oncology; 42 Malignant Pericardial Effusion; Section Five: Acute Palliative Care and Pain Control; 43 Initiating Pain Management; 44 Neuropathic Cancer Pain; Section Six: Patients in Clinical Trials; 45 Management of Acute Toxicity of Patients in Clinical Trials; 46 Recording and Reporting Adverse Events in the Context of Clinical Trials; 47 Informed Consent in Clinical Trials: A Dynamic Process; Index.
|Series Title:||Problem Solving in Acute Oncology.|
|Responsibility:||edited by Ernie Marshall, MD, MRCP(UK), MBChB, Macmillian Consultant in Medical Oncology, Clatterbridge Cancer Centre, Merseyside, UK, Alison Young, MD, MRCP(UK), MBChB, Consultant Medical Oncologist, St James's Institute of Oncology, St James's University Hospital, Leeds, UK, Peter I. Clark, MA, MD, FRCP, Professor of Medical Oncology, Clatterbridge Cancer Centre, Merseyside, UK, Chair of NHS England Chemotherapy Clinical Reference Group, Peter Selby, CBE, DSc, MD, FRCP, FRCR, FMedSci, Professor of Cancer Medicine, St James's Institute of Oncology, St James's University Hospital and University of Leeds, Leeds, UK, President of the Association of Cancer Physicians.|
...The impressive group of contributors with a vast array of experience present a very readable, case study based approach to the most common presentations encountered in an acute oncology
- Neoplasms -- diagnosis.
- Acute Disease.
- Case Reports.
- Emergency Medical Services.
- Neoplasms -- complications.
- Oncology Service, Hospital.
- Cancer -- Complications.
- Cancer -- Nursing.
- Medical emergencies.
- HEALTH & FITNESS -- Diseases -- General.
- MEDICAL -- Clinical Medicine.
- MEDICAL -- Diseases.
- MEDICAL -- Evidence-Based Medicine.
- MEDICAL -- Internal Medicine.