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Nurse's Chemotherapy Quick Pocket Reference

Nurse's Chemotherapy Quick Pocket Reference

  • Author: Debra S. Prescher-Hughes,Cynthia J. Shyrock
  • Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
  • ISBN: 0763758248
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 289
  • View: 7057
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Nurse's Chemotherapy Quick Pocket Reference is a portable, quick reference guide to chemotherapy dosing administration and information, arranged alphabetically by cancer type. All the chemotherapy drug information your need in the palm of your hand!

Pocket Guide to Chemotherapy Protocols

Pocket Guide to Chemotherapy Protocols

  • Author: Edward Chu,Professor of Medicine Chief Division of Hematology-Oncology Deputy Director University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute Pittsburgh Pennsylvania Edward Chu
  • Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers
  • ISBN: 1449646824
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 200
  • View: 6410
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Newly updated for 2012, the Pocket Guide to Chemotherapy Protocols, Seventh Edition, is a spiral-bound quick-reference guide arranged alphabetically by cancer type. This handy, practical pocket guide contains combination, as well as selected single-agent regimens for solid tumor and hematologic malignancies. In each case, the regimens selected are based on published literature and are used in clinical practice in the medical oncology community. The Seventh Edition of the bestselling pocket guide is completely revised and updated and continues the success of previous editions by offering cancer care professionals complete, authoritative information in a convenient format. Pocket Guide to Chemotherapy Protocols is a must-have quick reference guide for physicians, nurses, and other health care providers treating cancer patients.

Pocket Guide to Oncology Nursing

Pocket Guide to Oncology Nursing

  • Author: Shirley E. Otto
  • Publisher: Mosby Incorporated
  • ISBN: 9780815165477
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 620
  • View: 4772
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This assemblage of practical clinical information on oncology nursing is presented in a concise, easy-to-use format. Extensive use of tables, charts, graphs, and figures helps readers to organize and consolidate information on patient teaching guidelines, geriatric considerations, oncologic complications, and nursing interventions. 55 illus.

Handbook of Cancer Chemotherapy

Handbook of Cancer Chemotherapy

  • Author: Roland T. Skeel,Samir N. Khleif
  • Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
  • ISBN: 160831782X
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 875
  • View: 3584
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Skeel's Handbook of Cancer Chemotherapy combines in one place the most current rationale and specific details necessary to safely administer chemotherapy for most adult cancers. The handbook is a practical, diseased-focused pocket reference that emphasizes the best current medical practice as it relates to the delivery of chemotherapeutic drugs. By focusing on specific plans for treatment, the book is an invaluable resource for the daily care of cancer patients.

2018 Oncology Nursing Drug Handbook

2018 Oncology Nursing Drug Handbook

  • Author: Wilkes,Margaret Barton-Burke
  • Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
  • ISBN: 1284143503
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 1712
  • View: 9598
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Written especially for nurses caring for patients with cancer, the 2018 Oncology Nursing Drug Handbook uniquely expresses drug therapy in terms of the nursing process: nursing diagnoses, etiologies of toxicities, and key points for nursing assessment, intervention, and evaluation. Updated annually, this essential reference provides valuable information on effective symptom management, patient education, and chemotherapy administration. Completely revised and updated, the 2018 Oncology Nursing Drug Handbook includes separate chapters on molecular and immunologic/biologic targeted therapies. These chapters provide fundamental reviews to assist nurses in understanding the cellular communication pathways disrupted by cancer. It also offers simplified content, attention to understanding the immune checkpoint inhibitors, new information about immunotherapy, new drugs and their indications, and updated indications and side effects for recently FDA approved drugs.

Pocket Guide to Colorectal Cancer

Pocket Guide to Colorectal Cancer

  • Author: Deborah T. Berg
  • Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
  • ISBN: 9780763701727
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 374
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This easy-to-use reference provides nurses with practical material that is useful in the day-to-day care of patients with colorectal cancer. Divided into five sections, the text covers: the basics of colorectal cancer; disease assessment; therapeutic approaches and nursing care; treatment of recurrent and metastatic colorectal cancer; and care of the individual with colorectal cancer. Quality of life, advanced symptom management, and survivorship are also explored and offer insight into the colorectal cancer experience.

Clinical Pocket Reference for NURSES

Clinical Pocket Reference for NURSES

Third Edition

  • Author: Paul Ong,Bernie Garrett,Paul Galdas
  • Publisher: Clinical Pocket Reference
  • ISBN: 1908725508
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 88
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Clinical Pocket Reference for Nurses Third Edition Updated, expanded version of this “essential resource” (Nursing Standard 2016). Nursing students, mentors, newly qualified nurses and practice educators will find that this resource enables and eases the move into real life practice. It provides: • Rapid access to key information in mobile optimized format • Promotes safe, confident nursing and an holistic approach • Universal reference tool • Comprehensive guide to assessment of adult patient 1: Assessment 2: Physiological monitoring 3: Biochemistry 4: Infection control 5: Nutrition 6: Drug administration 7: Intravenous therapy 8: Resuscitation 9: Terminology

Nurse's Pocket Guide

Nurse's Pocket Guide

Diagnoses, Prioritized Interventions, and Rationales

  • Author: Marilynn E Doenges,Mary Frances Moorhouse,Alice C Murr
  • Publisher: F.A. Davis
  • ISBN: 0803644779
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 1186
  • View: 4851
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This quick-reference tool has what you need to select the appropriate diagnosis to plan your patients’ care effectively. The 14th Edition features all the latest nursing diagnoses and updated interventions.

Oncology Nursing Secrets

Oncology Nursing Secrets

  • Author: Rose A. Gates,Regina M. Fink
  • Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
  • ISBN: 9780323044578
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 658
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Using a question-and-answer format, this book provides practical pearls of wisdom and tricks of the trade to enhance your oncology nursing skills and aid in effective decision-making when caring for your patients. Written by experts in the field, this reference provides insightful answers, bulleted lists, and tables so you get the best information in an easy-to-read format. Keep it on hand every day in the clinical setting, use it to review for certification, or add it to your professional library at home! The 75 Top Secrets, listed in the front of the book, highlight the key points you should know about oncology nursing. Key Points boxes in each chapter outline important points to remember. Internet Resources boxes direct you to more information on a variety of topics via the web. Versatile question-and-answer format, written by experts in the field, makes this book great for both the experienced and new nurse. A chapter on sleep-wake disturbances enables you to help patients get the rest they need. Expanded content in chapters on carcinogenesis and genetics, biologic and targeted therapy, leukemia and myeloidyplastic syndrome, and disseminated intravascular coagulation provides a deeper look into these important aspects of oncology nursing.

A Cancer Source Book for Nurses

A Cancer Source Book for Nurses

  • Author: American Cancer Society
  • Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
  • ISBN: 9780763732769
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 580
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Covers the most common cancers and strategies for nursing care.

Clinical Practice Protocols in Oncology Nursing

Clinical Practice Protocols in Oncology Nursing

  • Author: Debra S. Prescher-Hughes,Cynthia J. Alkhoudairy
  • Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
  • ISBN: 9780763736392
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 675
  • View: 7096
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"Clinical Practice Protocols in Oncology Nursing is ideal for oncology nurses, oncology nurses in training, and administrators of cancer care clinics and hospitals.

2019 Lippincott Pocket Drug Guide for Nurses

2019 Lippincott Pocket Drug Guide for Nurses

  • Author: Amy M. Karch
  • Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
  • ISBN: 1975126491
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 576
  • View: 5845
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Publisher's Note: Products purchased from 3rd Party sellers are not guaranteed by the Publisher for quality, authenticity, or access to any online entitlements included with the product. The 2019 Lippincott's Pocket Drug Guide for Nurses provides current, vital drug information “in a nutshell for the nurse on-the-go.” Written by Amy Karch, this handy pocket guide by the same author gives essential information on over 2,000 medications, including 25 generic drugs newly approved by the FDA, in an easy-access A-to-Z format. The “mini” drug monographs include generic and trade names, drug class, pregnancy risk category and controlled substance schedule, “black box” warnings, indications & dosages, dose adjustments, adverse effects, drug interactions, nursing considerations, and patient teaching. Detailed appendices cover topical and ophthalmic medications, laxatives, combination products, contraceptives, and biological agents (vaccines). The pocket-sized 2019 Lippincott's Pocket Drug Guide for Nurses will quickly become your go-to-guide for important drug facts and vital patient safety tips & alerts.

Pocket Guide to Home Infusion Therapy

Pocket Guide to Home Infusion Therapy

  • Author: Lisa A. Gorski
  • Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
  • ISBN: 9780763726782
  • Category: History
  • Page: 192
  • View: 7069
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A new and updated version of this best-selling resource! Jones and Bartlett Publisher's 2011 Nurse's Drug Handbook is the most up-to-date, practical, and easy-to-use nursing drug reference! It provides: Accurate, timely facts on hundreds of drugs from abacavir sulfate to Zyvox; Concise, consistently formatted drug entries organized alphabetically; No-nonsense writing style that speaks your language in terms you use everyday; Index of all generic, trade, and alternate drug names for quick reference. It has all the vital information you need at your fingertips: Chemical and therapeutic classes, FDA pregnancy risk category and controlled substance schedule; Indications and dosages, as well as route, onset, peak, and duration information; Incompatibilities, contraindications; interactions with drugs, food, and activities, and adverse reactions; Nursing considerations, including key patient-teaching points; Vital features include mechanism-of-action illustrations showing how drugs at the cellular, tissue, or organ levels and dosage adjustments help individualize care for elderly patients, patients with renal impairment, and others with special needs; Warnings and precautions that keep you informed and alert.

Understanding and Managing Oncologic Emergencies

Understanding and Managing Oncologic Emergencies

A Resource for Nurses

  • Author: Marcelle Kaplan
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: 9781935864202
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 474
  • View: 7026
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As the prevalence of cancer in the population increases -- due to an aging populus and increased survivorship -- the need for nurses to recognize and apply the appropriate interventions when oncologic emergencies rise becomes even more important. The second edition of Understanding and Managing Oncologic Emergencies: A Resource for Nurses provides nurses and other healthcare providers with a comprehensive resource on the epidemiology, pathophysiology, assessment, and management of common oncologic emergencies.Thoroughly revised and updated, the second edition of this crucial resource continues to provide a definitive and practical one-stop guide to understanding and managing oncologic emergencies, with the nursing perspective in mind. In this new edition, you will find chapters on the most common oncologic emergencies including: Bleeding and thrombosis; Cardiac tamponade; Disseminated intravascular coagulation; Hypercalcemia of malignancy; Increased intracranial pressure; Infusion reactions; Malignant pleurel effusion; Sepsis and septic shock; Spinal cord compression; Superior vena cava syndrome; Syndrome of inappropriate antidiuretic hormone secretion; and Tumor lysis syndrome. Each chapter focuses on the epidemiology of the oncologic emergency, includes details on the pathophysiologic mechanisms, clinical manifestations, patient assessments, diagnostic evaluations, and therapeutic management modalities. Whether you're caring for patients who been newly diagnosed with cancer, are in the process of being treated, or have completed treatment years ago, you'll want to access the updated information that you'll find in this second edition.

A Nurse's Survival Guide to Drugs in Practice E-BOOK

A Nurse's Survival Guide to Drugs in Practice E-BOOK

  • Author: Ann Richards
  • Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
  • ISBN: 9780702040825
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 464
  • View: 4977
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The 'Nurses’ Survival Guide to Drugs in Practice' is a handy pocketbook designed to provide succinct information on a wide variety of drugs that nurses need to look up quickly. It provides an understandable and detailed account of common drugs and their actions. The level is suitable for all nurses in practice, including qualified and student nurses, as well as those taking Supplementary Prescribing Courses and will also be useful to other healthcare professionals . Pocket sized and easily transportable, it will become a constant companion both in ward and community environments. As well as the more routine use of drugs in clinical practice it covers emergency situations, such as cardiac arrest and anaphylaxis. • Comprehensive coverage of drugs in use to offer security in any clinical setting • Succinct and clear information in boxes, lists etc to facilitate assimilation of information ‘on the spot’ • Attractive page design and well signposted layout to enable quick access to the right information • Flexicover to maintain quality in a clinical setting and when frequently used • Covers basic pharmacology including drug absorption and metabolism as well as explaining how drugs actually work • Fully up to date with government guidelines e,g, from NICE, the Resuscitation Council and the British Thoracic Society etc. • Additional sections on the legal aspects of administering and prescribing drugs, drug calculations and paediatric doses

Physicians' Cancer Chemotherapy Drug Manual 2018

Physicians' Cancer Chemotherapy Drug Manual 2018

  • Author: Edward Chu,Vincent T. DeVita Jr.
  • Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
  • ISBN: 1284144968
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 644
  • View: 4805
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Written by world-class experts in clinical cancer therapeutics, Physicians’ Cancer Chemotherapy Drug Manual 2018 provides a complete, easy-to-use catalog of over 100 drugs and commonly used drug regimens—both on- and off-label—for the treatment of all the major cancers.

Mosby's Nursing Drug Reference

Mosby's Nursing Drug Reference

  • Author: Linda Skidmore-Roth
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Drugs
  • Page: 1203
  • View: 2564
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2017 Oncology Nursing Drug Handbook

2017 Oncology Nursing Drug Handbook

  • Author: Gail M. Wilkes,Margaret Barton-Burke
  • Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
  • ISBN: 1284139093
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 1600
  • View: 5832
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Written especially for nurses caring for patients with cancer, the 2017 Oncology Nursing Drug Handbook uniquely expresses drug therapy in terms of the nursing process: nursing diagnoses, etiologies of toxicities, and key points for nursing assessment, intervention, and evaluation. Updated annually, this essential reference provides valuable information on effective symptom management, patient education, and chemotherapy administration. Completely revised and updated, the 2017 Oncology Nursing Drug Handbook includes separate chapters on molecular and immunologic/biologic targeted therapies. These chapters provide fundamental reviews to assist nurses in understanding the cellular communication pathways disrupted by cancer. It also offers simplified content, attention to understanding the immune checkpoint inhibitors, new information about immunotherapy, new drugs and their indications, and updated indications and side effects for recently FDA approved drugs. New drugs include: alectin

Oncology Nursing Review

Oncology Nursing Review

  • Author: Connie Henke Yarbro,Margaret Hansen Frogge,Michelle Goodman
  • Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
  • ISBN: 9780763716356
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 272
  • View: 8787
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Contemporary Issues in Women's Cancers

Contemporary Issues in Women's Cancers

  • Author: Suzanne Lockwood
  • Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers
  • ISBN: 0763788716
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 349
  • View: 7447
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Contemporary Issues in Women's Cancers addresses the incidence, prevalence, assessment, diagnosis and treatment of cancers specific to women in particular, gynecological cancers. This new resource provides nurses with a comprehensive, up to date, ready reference that will enhance their clinical practice, and help them treat their patients amidst not only the changing healthcare system in US, but also the changing ways in which cancer is diagnosed and treated. Expert authors, all member of the SGNO, offer their expertise in exploring the psychological issues associated with having cancer, and offer insight on providing assistance and resources to the individuals and families facing this disease. Every health care provider who uses this text will grow and expand their knowledge, their care and their service to their patients"