Chemotherapy and Immunotherapy Guidelines and Recommendations for Practice

Price: $149.00
Catalog No.: Q20008
Publisher/Vendor: Oncology Nursing Society (ONS)
Author: M. Olsen, K. LeFebvre, and K. Brassil
Pages: 658
Size: 8.5 x 1.5 x 10.9 inches
Format: Spiral-bound book
 
Chemotherapy and Immunotherapy Guidelines (Q20008)

Chemotherapy and Immunotherapy Guidelines and Recommendations for Practice expands the foundational information you rely upon for your practice to include the latest advances related to nursing care of patients receiving antineoplastic therapies.

Chemotherapy and Immunotherapy Guidelines and Recommendations for Practice features 26 chapters examining multiple categories of cancer-care agents, including chemotherapy, immunotherapy, molecularly targeted agents, and hormone therapy.

You'll find information and features like:

  • Pathophysiology and management of toxicities related to antineoplastic treatment, with evidence-based guidelines.
  • Information on the unique side effects of immunotherapy agents and their management.
  • Safe administration of cancer therapies, including a chapter on prevention and management of infusion-related reactions with current evidence-based strategies.
  • Comprehensive drug tables in each chapter and new and updated figures, tables, and algorithms.
  • Professional considerations such as scope and standards of practice, professional education, policies and procedures, antineoplastic medication safety, ethical and legal issues, and patient education.

Please refer to the publisher website to see the errata for an important update to the printed copy of this text.