Bringing together her extensive clinical experience and information from authoritative sources, Kirkpatrick offers nurses a complete, up-to-date guide to the integrated practice of nursing for cancer patients. She provides information on cancer epidemiology and the microbiology and physiology of the cancer process, plus clear instructions on, for example, the clinical management of specific types of cancer and types of chemotherapy. The broad background and detailed information on procedures will serve as a basis for comprehensive cancer nursing care at a primary provider or management level. Appropriate as a text, reference, or study guide, Nurses' Guide to Cancer Care covers all the specific content required for the Oncology Nursing Certification examination.Permanent repair of these catheters is done by clinical nurse specialists using a repair kit prepared by the catheter ... Nurses should watch for swelling in the chest wall during infusions, or leaking at the site of catheter entrance to the chest wallanbsp;...
|Title||:||Nurses' Guide to Cancer Care|
|Author||:||Constance S. Kirkpatrick|
|Publisher||:||Rowman & Littlefield - 1986|