Publication Year: 2012
Authors/Editor: Leary, Alison
Doody's Star Rating®:Score: 70
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