Description

This book provides, in a single cohesive source, all the information a health care professional needs to diagnose and select appropriate treatments for the patient with pain associated with cancer. Cancer Pain: Assessment, Diagnosis, and Management is clinically oriented and comprehensively addresses all the issues surrounding modern cancer pain management. The authors provide detailed information on common but difficult to treat cancer pain scenarios. Coverage includes state-of-the-art information on treatment options and discussions of the impact of radiation, chemotherapy, and surgery on pain management. This authoritative, comprehensive clinical reference is essential for all clinicians who treat patients with cancer, including medical oncologists, radiation oncologists, surgeons, pain specialists, anesthesiologists, primary care physicians, internists, and nurses.


Key Features:-

  • Complete discussion of interventions
  • Focus on the impact of cancer treatment on pain management
  • Integrated approach; authored by two experts in the field (no contributors)
  • Patient vignettes are included with figures or images

More Details about Cancer Pain: Assessment Diagnosis and Management

General Information  
Author(s)Loeser
PublisherWolters Kluwer | Lippincott Williams and Wilkins
ISBN9781608310890
Pages464
BindingHardbound
LanguageEnglish
Publish YearJanuary 2010