Lung Cancer

Lung Cancer

Editor(s): Alison Leary

Published Online: 3 APR 2013 08:50PM EST

Print ISBN: 9781405180757

Online ISBN: 9781118702857

DOI: 10.1002/9781118702857

About this Book

Lung Cancer: A Multidisciplinary Approach provides clinicians with a comprehensive text that can be used when caring for patients with lung cancer throughout the entire patient journey. This edited collection explores the aetiology of lung cancer; mesothelioma; the range of available treatments, including chemotherapy and radiotherapy; surgical care; supportive and end-of-life care; quality-of-life issues; and the role of the nurse within the multidisciplinary team.

  • A comprehensive, evidence-based guide to lung cancer
  • Illustrative case studies used throughout
  • Contributions from respected healthcare professionals in the field
  • Interprofessional in focus

Lung Cancer: A Multidisciplinary Approach is an essential resource for all nurses and healthcare professionals working with cancer patients.

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