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Title Clinical psycho-oncology [electronic resource] : an international perspective / [edited by] Luigi Grassi and Michelle Riba.

Imprint Chichester, West Sussex : Wiley-Blackwell, 2012.


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 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xiv, 321 p. : ill.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introducing multicultural psycho-oncology / Luigi Grassi and Michelle Riba -- Communication in cancer care : a cultural perspective / Phyllis Butow and Walter F. Baile -- Psychosocial assessment and screening in psycho-oncology / Paul B. Jacobsen and Kristine A. Donovan -- Sexuality and gender : psychosocial implications in cancer patients : a multicultural perspective / Anna Costantini ... [et al.] -- Psychosocial and psychiatric disorders / Santosh K. Chaturvedi and Yosuke Uchitomi -- Neurocognitive effects of anticancer treatments / Tim Ahles, Sanne Schagen, and Janette Vardy -- Screening for distress, the 6th vital sign, as the connective tissue of health -- Care systems : a roadmap to integrated interdisciplinary person-centred care / Barry D. Bultz, Matthew J. Loscalzo and Karen L. Clark -- Psychological intervention / Maggie Watson -- Psychopharmacological interventions / Seema M. Thekdi, María Elisa Irarrázaval, and Laura B. Dunn -- Rehabilitation / Anja Mehnert and Uwe Koch -- Pediatric psycho-oncology / Margaret L. Stuber and Elizabeth M. Strom -- A life-stage approach to psycho-oncology / Peter Fitzgerald, Rinat Nissim, and Gary Rodin --
Psycho-oncology in underserved and minority populations / Richard Fielding and Wendy W.T. Lam -- Exploration of family care : a multicultural approach / Lea Baider and Gil Goldzweig -- Bioethical challenges : understanding cultural differences and reducing -- Health disparities / Antonella Surbone -- Post-traumatic growth in cancer patients across cultures / Michael Diaz, Matthew Cordova, and David Spiegel -- The need for psychosocial support in genetic counselling and genetic testing / Mary Jane Esplen, Jonathan Hunter, and Kathryn M. Kash -- Psychosocial and physical health in post-treatment and extended cancer -- Survivorship / Patricia A. Ganz and Annette L. Stanton -- End-of-life care / William Breitbart, Harvey Max Chochinov, and Yesne Alici -- Grief and bereavement / Sue Morris and Susan Block -- Spiritual and religious coping with cancer / David W. Kissane, Carrie E. Lethborg, and Brian Kelly -- Psycho-oncology and advocacy in cancer care : an international perspective / Luzia Travado ... [et al.].
Summary "This international primer on psycho-oncology spans settings of care as well as regional boundaries. Designed to be easy to read, with informaton clearly displayed in concise tables and boxes accompanied by clinical vignettes, the book provides clear, practical guidance on all aspects of the psychological care of patients with cancer. Both trainees and practitioners will find it useful in the clinic as well as a resource for continued professional development"--Provided by publisher.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Tumors -- Psychological aspects.
Tumors -- Social aspects.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Grassi, Luigi.
Riba, Michelle B.
ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780470974322 (hardback)
9781119941095 (e-book)

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