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By Gary H. Lyman, Jeffrey Crawford

ISBN-10: 1420052896

ISBN-13: 9781420052893

Written with a broader viewpoint and information, Cancer Supportive Care: Advances in healing Strategies offers state of the art administration techniques for the complete diversity of signs, toxicities, and problems skilled via melanoma sufferers. as well as ''bread and butter'' issues resembling soreness keep watch over and nausea and vomiting, the ebook includes specified, ground-breaking discussions of symptom dimension, the position of development elements, and past due results and melanoma survivorship.

Written through key opinion leaders within the box, Cancer Supportive Care: Advances in healing Strategies :

  • assembles and synthesizes cutting-edge info into one handy source, supporting busy clinicians research the simplest supportive care options available
  • discusses rising remedies and approaches
  • covers subject matters now not incorporated in different melanoma supportive care books, similar to size of signs, development components, thromboembolism, skeletal issues, fatigue, the aged melanoma sufferer, melanoma survivorship, and substitute and integrative therapies

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