The Older Cancer Patient: A Guide for Nurses and Related Professionals
Janine Overcash, PhD, ARNP, Lodovice Balducci, MD
Springer Publishing Company, Apr 30, 2003 - Medical - 320 pages
Because cancer in the older adult may be present in combination with other chronic conditions, including dementia and frailty, multidisciplinary care is especially important. This book provides nurses with essential information on the care and treatment of the older adult with cancer, including:
This book reflects lessons learned from a nurse-physician team who planned and implemented the Senior Adult Oncology Program at the.Moffit Cancer Center and Research Institute in Florida.