Chapter 11-III. The Role of the Head and Neck Nurse Specialist

  1. Colin Yates BDS, MB, ChB, FDSRCS
  1. L. Kinghton

Published Online: 16 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470698914.ch11c

A Manual of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery for Nurses

A Manual of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery for Nurses

How to Cite

Kinghton, L. (2000) The Role of the Head and Neck Nurse Specialist, in A Manual of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery for Nurses (ed C. Yates), Blackwell Science Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470698914.ch11c

Editor Information

  1. Consultant Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 31 MAR 2000

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780632051564

Online ISBN: 9780470698914

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Keywords:

  • expert nurse clinician;
  • macmillan cancer relief;
  • neck cancer;
  • dysfunctioning surgery;
  • radiotherapy

Summary

The prelims comprise:

  • The development of the head and neck cancer specialist nurse

  • The particular needs of patients with head and neck cancer

  • Diagnosis

  • Treatment

  • Follow-up care

  • Palliation

  • Conclusion