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Author Davies, Pamela Stitzlein.

Title Compact clinical guide to cancer pain management : an evidence-based approach for nurses / Pamela Stitzlein Davies, Yvonne D'Arcy.

Imprint New York, NY : Springer Pub. Co., 2013.

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 Axe EBSCO Clinical Nursing E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description 1 online resource : illustrations
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Series Compact clinical guide series
Compact clinical guide series.
Note Title from PDF title page (Ebscohost, revised Nov. 27, 2012).
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The problem of cancer pain -- Assessing pain in patients with cancer -- Non-opioid medications -- Opioid medications -- Co-analgesic medications -- Management of medication side effects -- Complementary techniques for pain relief -- Regional techniques -- Implanted techniques -- Palliative chemotherapy, radiotherapy, and surgery for pain control -- Effect of opioid polymorphisms -- Differences in opioid dependency, addiction, and tolerance -- Developing a comprehensive treatment plan -- Cancer pain emergencies -- Neuropathic pain -- Myofascial pain -- Chronic pain in the cancer survivor -- Palliative & hospice care -- End of life care -- Psychosocial aspects of cancer pain.
Summary The scope of the content in this text is extremely comprehensive. Traditional content on pain assessment and on pharmacologic and nonpharmacologic interventions form the foundation for the text. Davies and D'Arcy also include content on interventional options for managing chronic pain. In addition, newer content on the effect of opioid polymorphisms, cancer pain emergencies, myofascial pain, and chronic pain in cancer survivors places this text at the forefront in terms of cutting-edge issues in cancer pain management."--Preface.
"[This] text is full of 'clinical pearls' based on [the authors'] extensive clinical experience with effective and ineffective pain management interventions. The scope of the content in this text is extremely comprehensive, newer content on the effect of opioid polymorphisms, cancer pain emergencies, myofascial pain, and chronic pain in cancer survivors places this text at the forefront in terms of cutting-edge issues in cancer pain management.". Christine Miaskowski, RN, PhD, FAAN. Professor and Associate Dean for Academic Affairs. American Cancer Society Clinical Research Professor.
Subject Cancer -- Nursing.
Cancer pain -- Prevention.
Tumors -- Nursing.
Pain -- Treatment.
Evidence-based nursing.
Palliative treatment.
Neoplasms -- nursing.
Pain Management.
Evidence-Based Nursing.
Palliative Care.
MEDICAL -- Nursing -- Oncology & Cancer.
Cancer -- Nursing. (OCoLC)fst00845400
Cancer pain -- Prevention. (OCoLC)fst00845600
Evidence-based nursing. (OCoLC)fst01201047
Pain -- Treatment. (OCoLC)fst01050415
Palliative treatment. (OCoLC)fst01051719
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author D'Arcy, Yvonne M.
Added Title Cancer pain management
Other Form: 082610973X
9780826109736
9780826109743
ISBN 9780826109743 (electronic bk.)
0826109748 (electronic bk.)
9780826109736
082610973X
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AU@ 000058062841
DEBBG BV040888095
DEBBG BV041048897
DEBBG BV042792424
DEBSZ 421353023
GBVCP 804123578
NZ1 14795281

 
    
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