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Title Geriatric psycho-oncology : a quick reference on the psychosocial dimensions of cancer symptom management / edited by Jimmie C. Holland, Talia Weiss Wiesel, Christian J. Nelson, Andrew J. Roth, Yesne Alici.

Publication Info. New York, NY : Oxford University Press, [2015]


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe EBSCO Clinical Nursing E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description 1 online resource
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Series APOS Clinical Reference Handbooks
APOS Clinical Reference Handbooks.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Psychosocial screening instruments for older cancer patients / William F. Pirl, Mark I. Weinberger, and Stephanie Lacey -- Functional assessment for older adults with cancer / Tanya M. Wildes -- Psychosocial interventions for older cancer patients / Lea Baider, Talia Weiss Wiesel, and Jimmie C. Holland -- Psychiatric emergencies / Andrew J. Roth -- Cognitive disorders and delirium / Charissa Andreotti, James C. Root, Yesne Alici, and Tim A. Ahles -- Depressive spectrum disorders / Andrew J. Roth, Mindy Greenstein, Talia Weiss Wiesel, and Steven Schulberg -- Anxiety / Tatiana D. Starr, Talia Weiss Wiesel, and Yesne Alici -- Substance abuse disorders in older adults with chronic cancer pain / Adam Rzetelny, Matthew Ruehle, Nicholas Miller, Kenneth L. Kirsh, and Steven D. Passik -- Personality disorders in older cancer patients / Kenneth L. Kirsh, Steven D. Passik, and Andrew J. Roth -- Fatigue / Daisuke Fujisawa and William F. Pirl -- Pain / Roma Tickoo -- Sexual dysfunction / Mary K. Hughes, Stephanie Lacey, and Christian Nelson -- Communicating with older cancer patients / Elizabeth Harvey and Christian Nelson -- Demoralization, despair and existential concerns / Talia Weiss Wiesel -- Caregiver burden / Barbara A. Given -- Advance directives / Yesne Alici and Talia Weiss Wiesel -- Psychosocial issues in elderly minority population / Talia Weiss Wiesel and Mark I. Weinberger -- Prostate cancer / Andrew J. Roth and Mindy Greenstein -- Breast cancer / Mary Jane Massie and Matthew N. Doolittle -- Lung cancer / R. Garret Key -- Colon cancer / Kimberley Miller -- Lymphoma and leukemia / Tomer T. Levin.
Note Online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on January 21, 2015).
Summary Geriatric Psycho-Oncology is a comprehensive handbook that provides best practice models for the management of psychological, cognitive, and social outcomes of older adults living with cancer and their families. Chapters cover a wide range of topics including screening tools and interventions, psychiatric emergencies and disorders, physical symptom management, communication issues, and issues specific to common cancer sites. A resource section is appended to provide information on national services and programs. This book features contributions from experts designed to help clinicians review,
Subject Geriatric oncology.
Cancer -- Psychological aspects.
Aged -- psychology
Mental Disorders -- psychology
Neoplasms -- psychology
Patients -- psychology
Cancérologie gériatrique.
Cancer -- Aspect psychologique.
MEDICAL -- Gynecology & Obstetrics.
Cancer -- Psychological aspects
Geriatric oncology
Added Author Holland, Jimmie C., editor.
Wiesel, Talia Weiss, editor.
Nelson, Christian J., editor.
Roth, Andrew J., editor.
Alici, Yesne, editor.
American Psychosocial Oncology Society.
Other Form: Print version: Geriatric psycho-oncology 9780199361465 (DLC) 2014022638 (OCoLC)881362942
ISBN 9780199361472 (electronic bk.)
0199361479 (electronic bk.)
Standard No. AU@ 000062594342
GBVCP 814000754

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