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Title Supportive care of children with cancer : current therapy and guidelines from the Children's Oncology Group / edited by Arnold J. Altman ; with a foreword by Gregory H. Reaman.

Publication Info. Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2004.


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 New Lenox PL Adult Non-Fiction - NLBB-1  618.92994 SUP    AVAILABLE
Edition Third edition.
Description xx, 412 pages ; 22 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The prevention of infection / Lawrence J. Wolff and Arnold J. Altman -- Immunization / Caroline Hastings -- The management of fever and neutropenia / Lawrence J. Wolff, Arnold J. Altman, Roger L. Berkow, and F. Leonard Johnson -- Blood component therapy / Dorothy R. Barnard and Zora R. Rogers -- Hemorrhagic and thrombotic complications / J. Nathan Hagstrom and Paul T. Monagle -- Hematopoietic growth factors / Jeffrey D. Hord and Julia Cartwright -- Monitoring and management of drug toxicity, Prevention and treatment of renal and urinary tract toxicity / Dorothy R. Barnard -- Monitoring for cardiotoxicity / Debra L. Friedman -- Monitoring and management of ototoxicity / Wendy Landier and Claudine Larson-Tuttle -- Hepatotoxicity and modifications for therapy / John iacuone -- The management of drug extravasation / John S. Murphy and Claudia Deffenbaugh -- Side effects of radiation therapy / Richard S. Pieters, Karen Marcus, and Robert B. Marcus, Jr. -- Chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting / Donna L. Betcher, Dana Bond, Kevin Graner, and Alan Lorenzen -- The management of pain / William T. Zempsky, Neil L. Schechter, Arnold J. Altman, and Steven J. Weisman -- Oncologic emergencies / Edythe A. Albano and Eric Sandler -- Nutritional support / Nancy Sacks, Karen Ringwald-Smith, and Gregory Hale -- Mouth care / Paula K. Groncy and Richard D. Udin -- Central venous access / Connie Goes and Joan Ronan -- The sexually mature young adult patient with cancer / Paula K. Groncy and Melissa E. Huggins -- Care of the hematopoietic stem cell transplant patient after leaving the transplant center / Kenneth De Santes and Adrianna Vlachos -- Psychosocial care / Robert B. Noll and Anne E. Kazak -- Recognition, prevention, and remediation of burnout in pediatric oncology staff / Corin M. Greenberg, Maru Barrera, Elizabeth Nichol, Linda Waterhouse, and Mark L. Greenberg -- Complementary and alternative medicine in pediatric oncology / Susan F. Sencer, Kara M. Kelly, and John Iacuone -- Palliative care / Sarah Friebert and Joanne M. Hilden.
Subject Cancer in children.
Cancer in adolescence.
Neoplasms -- therapy.
Added Author Altman, Arnold J.
Children's Oncology Group.
ISBN 0801879094 paperback alkaline paper

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