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Anaesthesia, Intensive Care, and Pain Management for the Cancer Patient
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Anaesthesia, Intensive Care, and Pain Management for the Cancer Patient

Edition: 1st
Authors/Editor: Farquhar-Smith, Paul; Wigmore, Tim; Irving, Colm
Publisher: Oxford University Press (OUP)
ISBN: 978-0-199-58464-2
Doody's Star Rating®:  Score: 96
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This book is comprised of five main sections dealing with cancer, anaesthesia for cancer surgery, intensive care, pain management and supportive and palliative care. The chapters are authored by acknowledged specialists in their field of cancer patient management. The anaesthesia section discusses not just major surgery but includes the specific and subtle differences that exist in the diverse types of specialist cancer surgery. The pain section deals with the current status of several specific cancer pain problems with contemporary evidence and recent developments in management.

This book also introduces novel ways of looking at conventional treatments such as the genetic aspects of opioid use. For a complete understanding of the cancer patient, other aspects of care are also considered, including psychological care and complementary medicines.

  • Platform:
    Ovid
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press (OUP)
  • Product Type: Book
  • Author/Editor: Farquhar-Smith, Paul; Wigmore, Tim; Irving, Colm
  • ISBN: 978-0-199-58464-2
  • Specialty:
    Anesthesiology
    Internal Medicine
    Pain Management
  • Language: English
  • Edition: 1st
  • Pages: 256
  • Illustrations: 0
  • Year: 0
  • Doody's Star Rating®:  Score: 96

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