Home > Books > Managing the Oral Effects of Cancer Treatment: Diagnosis to Survivorship
Managing the Oral Effects of Cancer Treatment: Diagnosis to Survivorship
View PDF

Managing the Oral Effects of Cancer Treatment: Diagnosis to Survivorship

Publication Year: 2011
Edition: 1st
Authors/Editor: Haas, M.L.; McBride, D.L.
Publisher: The Oncology Nursing Society
ISBN: 978-1-935-86403-5
  • Description
  • Details
  • Collections

The first oncology textbook to guide clinicians through the management of oral health problems provides an overview of the fundamental skills of oral assessment and dental hygiene, treatment side effects related to the oral cavity, management strategies, and insight into survivorship issues.

The book details how to develop an innovative mini-oral clinic in your practice and how to treat special patient populations, and it defines a symptom cluster model for oral health across the continuum of care.

Chapters cover the basics of oral health, including:
• Common oral conditions and manifestations
• Fundamentals of dental hygiene and conducting oral assessments
• Treatment of side effects such as oral mucositis, among others
• Evidence-based practice and measuring tools
• Nutrition management
• Xerostomia and cytoprotection
• Pain management
• Issues involving speech, voice, and swallowing.

  • Platform:
    Ovid
  • Publisher: The Oncology Nursing Society
  • Product Type: Book
  • Author/Editor: Haas, M.L.; McBride, D.L.
  • ISBN: 978-1-935-86403-5
  • Specialty:
    Oncology
    Skills & Procedures
  • Language: English
  • Edition: 1st
  • Pages: 294
  • Illustrations: 0
  • Year: 2011

Managing the Oral Effects of Cancer Treatment: Diagnosis to Survivorship is included in the following Collections:

Free Instant Access
This Month

JOTM
Ovid® Emcare A premium nursing and allied health database ideal for practice, research, or education. Over 5 million bibliographic records derived from over 3,700 international, unembargoed journals.
JOTM
Maternity and Infant Care A key information resource used by maternity health care professionals and student midwives worldwide to support their research, practice, and study requirements.
JOTM
Journal of Nursing Administration JONA is the authoritative source of information on developments and advances in patient care leadership.
JOTM
Journal of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners JAANP provides a strong clinical focus with articles related to primary, secondary, and tertiary care, nurse practitioner education, health policy, ethics, and health care delivery.

Noteworthy

Doody's Featured Books
Manual of Nursing Diagnosis
Outlines the major diagnoses listed by NANDA-I in order to help nurses and students create care plans for patients with any range of ailments.

Critical Care Nursing Made Incredibly Easy!®
This comprehensive reference is a must-have for class use and NCLEX or certification exam preparation—and an invaluable on-the-spot clinical guide.