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Supportive care of the cancer patient

Supportive care of the cancer patient

proceedings from a symposium sponsored by Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, February 25, 1983, New York City

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Published by Biomedical Information Corp. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cancer -- Complications -- Congresses.,
  • Cancer -- Treatment -- Complications -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementeditor, Richard J. Gralla.
    ContributionsGralla, Richard J., Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC261.A2 S87 1983
    The Physical Object
    Paginationii, 44 p. :
    Number of Pages44
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3192368M
    ISBN 100935404708
    LC Control Number83071102
    OCLC/WorldCa12693133

    This volume represents an up-to-date and comprehensive survey of recent advances in all aspects of supportive care in cancer patients. It differs from other publications by its timely multiprofessional and cooperative approaches to the broad spectrum of supportive needs in cancer patients, focusing on support in the early stages as much as in the terminal stages of their illness.   Assessing the supportive care needs of cancer patients is recognized as an important step in providing optimal patient-centered care,. Supportive care needs include the physical, informational, emotional, psychological, social, spiritual and practical concerns [23], which patients require support in addressing [23], [24].

    15 Supportive Care for the Cancer Patient Section A Management of Chronic Cancer Pain B. Duncan X. Lascelles In Yoxall1 stated: “It is surprising, for instance, how much a dog’s quality of lif. He has written numerous books, including Living with Cancer: A Home Care Training Program for Cancer Patients; Decisions for Life: You Can Live Ten Years Longer with Better Health; Cancer Supportive Care: A Comprehensive Guide for Cancer Patients and Their Families; Nutrition for the Cancer Patient; Everyone’s Guide to Cancer Therapy; and.

    Pancreatic Cancer Pain Management. Pain is the body’s way of indicating to the brain that something is wrong. Pain may be acute or chronic. Acute pain is usually short-lived, may be the result of an injury and subsides when the injury heals. Chronic pain occurs over a long period of time and ranges from mild to severe. Pain from cancer may be chronic and may be caused by the tumor when it. The Coleman Supportive Oncology Collaborative (CSOC) developed this supportive oncology education series along with palliative and survivorship care screening tools for pivotal points in cancer care. The CSOC developed processes, which were implemented across diverse institutions for distress, psychosocial, physical and practical concerns.


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Support for Cancer Patients and Family. The Cancer Supportive Care Program is an integral part of the Stanford Cancer provide you with emotional, physical, and spiritual support through all stages of cancer survivorship: Living With, Through, and Beyond Cancer.

'Supportive Care of the Cancer Patient' provides strategies for the optimum management of such patients. The emphasis is on maximising both quality and duration of life. As well as focusing on the serious and often life-threatening complications resulting from cancer and its treatment, this book offers guidance on psychological support for.

Supportive Care in Cancer provides members of the Multinational Association of Supportive Care in Cancer (MASCC) and all other interested individuals, groups and institutions with the most recent scientific and social information on all aspects of supportive care in cancer patients.

The journal primarily covers medical, technical and surgical topics concerning supportive therapy and care. Supportive care of the cancer patient begins with the diagnosis of cancer and terminates with the end of life.

The supportive care is for symptoms related to the cancer and/or its treatment; physical, psychosocial and emotional issues associated with the cancer. Patients with cancer. Scope. Supportive Care in Cancer publishes papers devoted to medical, technical and surgical topics as they relate to supportive therapy and care that supplements or substitutes basic cancer treatment at all stages of the disease.

The journal focuses on papers and reviews that report on intervention studies and policy-related issues to manage treatment-related toxicities and other supportive. The second international symposium on "Supportive Care in Cancer Patients" took place Marchagain in St. Gallen in eastern Switzerland.

It was an honor once more to welcome dozens of internationally recognized experts in the field and more than participants from over 30 countries around the world: Australia, Canada, China, USSR.

NCI's Dictionary of Cancer Terms provides easy-to-understand definitions for words and phrases related to cancer and medicine. Cancer Supportive care of the cancer patient book a life-changing event. Cancer Supportive and Survivorship Care becomes the fifth dimension to improve the quality of life for newly diagnosed cancer patients on therapy, as well as promote long-term survivorship.

Supportive care. A diagnosis of advanced breast cancer can be devastating for the patient and their family and carers leading to anxiety, depression and uncertainty.

People with advanced breast cancer and their families and carers often have complex and changing psychosocial, physical, spiritual and financial support needs. Through clinical innovation, research, education, and advocacy, the Collaborative Care and Community Engagement Program aims to prevent premature cancer mortality and improve the quality of life of individuals affected by mental illness and cancer.

The Network for Patients and Families This peer support program matches patients and family. Palliative care is focused on improving the quality of life for people living with a serious illness like cancer.

People with cancer may receive palliative care at any time from the point of diagnosis, throughout treatment, and beyond. The information here will help you learn more about palliative care.

Too often, supportive measures such as pain control and psychosocial support are regarded as aspects of "terminal care" of cancer patients or approached in a suboptimal, isolated fashion by various monodisciplinary specialists.

General and holistic supportive care, however, which integrates the professional skills of many disciplines is needed Cited by: 1. Handbook of Supportive Oncology and Palliative Care is a practical guide to providing evidence-based and value-based care to adult and pediatric cancer patients experiencing severe symptoms and stressors due to cancer diagnosis, cancer treatment, and comorbid conditions.

This accessible reference provides the art and science behind the whole-person and family approach to care by delivering the Price: $ Supportive Care of Children with Cancer is a ready-reference handbook designed for use at the hospital bedside, in the oncology outpatient clinic, or in the physician's office.

To create this book, leading experts in the field recommended approaches to supportive care which were then critically reviewed by members of the Children's Oncology. Good nutrition is important for cancer patients.

Nutrition is a process in which food is taken in and used by the body for growth, to keep the body healthy, and to replace nutrition is important for good health. Eating the right kinds of foods before, during, and after cancer treatment can help the patient feel better and stay stronger.

A healthy diet includes eating and drinking. Cancer Support Community Centers in many cities that provide support services for children affected by cancer. Group Loop Program of the Cancer Support Community.

Offers professionally monitored discussion boards and online support groups for teens with cancer or affected by a loved one’s cancer diagnosis. Supportive and palliative care are areas of high importance in oncology and ESMO published Clinical Practice Guidelines on the management of a variety of issues: Constipation in advanced cancer, Delirium in Adult Cancer Patients, Diarrhoea in adult cancer patients, Management of anaemia and iron deficiency in patients with cancer, Management of.

As an oncologist, I am always on the lookout for good patient education material. This book, which is based on the experience of the Stanford Integrative Medicine Clinic Cancer Supportive Care Program, is a good choice for a highly literate, print-oriented patient or family member.

The book is divided into five parts: (1) Cancer: Diagnosis, Information, and Treatment, (2) TheCited by: 5. A Practical Guide for Maintaining Your Quality of Life While Living with Cancer by Ernest H. Rosenbaum, MD and Isadora R.

Rosenbaum, MA Cancer Supportive & Survivorship Care, Back to the Table of Contents. Everyone's Guide to Cancer Supportive Care A Comprehensive handbook for Patients and Their Families Ernest Rosenbaum, MD, Isadora. Supportive care from nurses and other professionals should accompany cancer treatment.

The goal is to relieve pain and other symptoms, maintain general health, improve quality of life, and provide. Get this from a library!

Selected abstracts on supportive care of the cancer patient: management of infectious and hematologic complications. [Kenneth B McCredie; Cancer Information Dissemination and Analysis Center for Diagnosis and Therapy.; International Cancer Research Data Bank.;].

This book is a much needed resource on psychotherapeutic techniques useful for the psychological care of cancer patients." (Doody's, 24 February ) "Designed to address the specific needs of cancer patients, their families, and their caregivers, the Handbook of Psychotherapy in Cancer Care provides an introduction to psychological therapies.

Focusing on a patient’s quality of life is often a key component to their successful cancer journey. Treating their disease is crucial, but patients have to be recognized as individuals with unique and varying needs. Addressing their emotional, physical, spiritual, and psychosocial stressors can help provide holistic treatment that’s at the heart of successful oncology care.