Copyright © 2012 by Blackwell Publishing Ltd.
Editor(s): Alison Leary
Published Online: 3 APR 2013 08:50PM EST
Print ISBN: 9781405180757
Online ISBN: 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.