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    The Gold Standard in Cancer Nursing Returns with a New Edition

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Sep 22, 2016 3:53:55 PM

    Cancer Nursing, Eighth EditionWe are so proud to announce the publication of Cancer Nursing: Principles and Practice, Eighth Edition by Connie Henke Yarbro, Debra Wujcik, and Barbara Holmes Gobel. With contributions from the foremost experts in the field, it has remained the definitive reference on the rapidly changing science and practice of oncology nursing for more than 25 years.

    Completely updated and revised to reflect the latest research and developments in the care of patients with cancer, the Eighth Edition includes new chapters on the biology of cancer, sleep disorders, and palliative care across the cancer continuum.

    The Eighth Edition also includes:

    • Significant updates to the basic science chapters to reflect recent increases in scientific knowledge, especially relating to genes and cancer
    • Heavily revised sections devoted to the dynamics of cancer prevention, detection, and diagnosis, as well as treatment, oncologic emergencies, end of life care, and professional and legal issues for oncology nurses
    • Extensive and current information on breast cancer, including two separate chapters on early stage breast cancer and metastatic breast cancer, and careful attention to survivorship issues


    Interested in learning more? Preview a sample chapter now or visit our website.

    Topics: cancer nursing, New Edition, Barbara Holmes Gobel, Connie Henke Yarbro, Debra Wujcik, nursing, oncology, oncology nursing

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