Pediatric Oncology

Supportive Care in Pediatric Oncology

A Practical Evidence-Based Approach

Editors: Feusner, James, Hastings, Caroline A., Agrawal, Anurag K. (Eds.)

  • Up-to-date and evidence-based
  • Focuses on the more critical aspects of supportive care for children with cancer, ensuring key issues are thoroughly covered
  • Includes many algorithms, tables and figures, with emphasis on important "take home points"
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  • Due: November 18, 2016
  • ISBN 978-3-662-50765-0
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About this book

This book provides a thorough and up-to-date discussion of key issues in the supportive care of children with cancer. A variety of frequently encountered situations is covered, including infections, metabolic, cardiopulmonary and neurologic emergencies, tumor lysis syndrome, pain, emesis, mucositis, thrombotic disorders, nutritional problems, hyperleukocytosis and acute abdomen. Throughout the emphasis is firmly on evidenced-based guidance developed from the relevant literature. Information is presented in a manner that will enable readers quickly to locate advice when confronted by a supportive care problem in one of their patients. Helpful algorithms are provided and important “take home points” are highlighted in figures and tables. Supportive Care in Pediatric Oncology will be an invaluable source of assistance for a wide range of health professionals involved in pediatric cancer care.

Table of contents (18 chapters)

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eBook $99.00
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  • Included format: EPUB, PDF
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  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $129.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-3-662-44316-3
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Online orders shipping within 2-3 days.
Softcover $129.00
price for USA
  • Customers within the U.S. and Canada please contact Customer Service at 1-800-777-4643, Latin America please contact us at +1-212-460-1500 (Weekdays 8:30am – 5:30pm ET) to place your order.
  • Due: November 18, 2016
  • ISBN 978-3-662-50765-0
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Supportive Care in Pediatric Oncology
Book Subtitle
A Practical Evidence-Based Approach
Editors
  • James Feusner
  • Caroline A. Hastings
  • Anurag K. Agrawal
Series Title
Pediatric Oncology
Copyright
2015
Publisher
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
Copyright Holder
Springer Berlin Heidelberg
eBook ISBN
978-3-662-44317-0
DOI
10.1007/978-3-662-44317-0
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-662-44316-3
Softcover ISBN
978-3-662-50765-0
Series ISSN
1613-5318
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
X, 304
Number of Illustrations and Tables
9 b/w illustrations, 9 illustrations in colour
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