Guide to Breast Care for Oncology Nurses

Publication Year: 2018

Edition: 1st Ed.

Authors/Editor: Mahon, Suzanne M.

Publisher: The Oncology Nursing Society

ISBN: 978-1-63-593006-1

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Taking a holistic approach to the entire breast care experience, Guide to Breast Care for Oncology Nurses offers nurses comprehensive information on breast cancer care.

A diagnosis of breast cancer can shake a person to the core. With the overwhelming litany of tests, treatment options, and decisions, patients need knowledgeable, skilled professionals to guide them along the trajectory of care. This book provides professionals with in-depth information on:

  • Risk assessment
  • Imaging
  • Staging
  • Treatment modalities
  • Side effect management
  • Survivorship care

In addition, this book features chapters on comprehensive breast centers and navigation programs. Guide to Breast Care for Oncology Nurses is an essential resource for nurses new to the care of patients with breast cancer as well as for experienced nurses preparing for the breast care certification examination and administrators looking to develop breast care programs.


Platform: Ovid
Publisher: The Oncology Nursing Society
Product Type: Book
Author/Editor: Mahon, Suzanne M.
ISBN: 978-1-63-593006-1
Obstetrics & Women's Health
Advanced Practice
Language: English
Edition: 1st Ed.
Pages: 308
Year: 2018