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Targeted Cancer Therapy: A Handbook For Nurses
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Targeted Cancer Therapy: A Handbook For Nurses

Publication Year: 2009
Edition: 1st
Authors/Editor: Wilkes, Gail M.
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
ISBN: 978-0-763-77211-6
Doody's Star Rating®:  Score: 76
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An essential guide for nurses interested in the latest discoveries in oncology

Covering the most recent treatment option of transforming cancer into a chronic illness, this book provides nurses with the information they need to understand this and future developments in the field. This comprehensive but easy-to-understand text takes nurses through foundational concepts in cell and normal biology that are crucial to understanding cancer and targeted therapy.

Featuring relevant analogies and easy-to-follow discussions on malignant transformation, metastases, cellular pathways, and toxicities, this one-of-a-kind text enables nurses to quickly get up to speed on key topics and develop care plans for oncology patients. Accessible, comprehensive, informative, Targeted Cancer Therapy is a must-read for every oncology nurse.

Key features include:

  • Platform:
    Ovid
  • Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
  • Product Type: Book
  • Author/Editor: Wilkes, Gail M.
  • ISBN: 978-0-763-77211-6
  • Specialty:
    Oncology
  • Language: English
  • Edition: 1st
  • Pages: 354
  • Illustrations: 0
  • Year: 2009
  • Doody's Star Rating®:  Score: 76

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