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Supportive Care of Children with Cancer

Arthur R. Ablin

Supportive Care of Children with Cancer

Current Therapy and Guidelines from the Children"s Cancer Group (The Johns Hopkins Series in Hematology/Oncology)

by Arthur R. Ablin

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Published by The Johns Hopkins University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Oncology,
  • Paediatric medicine,
  • Treatment,
  • Pediatric Oncology,
  • Medical / Nursing,
  • Health/Fitness,
  • Europe - General,
  • Hematology,
  • Pediatrics,
  • Medical / Hematology,
  • Complications,
  • Adjuvant treatment,
  • Cancer in children,
  • Psychological aspects

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7870051M
    ISBN 100801846293
    ISBN 109780801846298


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Supportive Care of Children with Cancer by Arthur R. Ablin Download PDF EPUB FB2

Supportive Care of Children with Cancer is a ready-reference handbook designed for use at the hospital bedside, in the oncology outpatient clinic, or in the physician's office. To create this book, leading experts in the field recommended approaches to supportive care which were then critically reviewed by members of the Children's Oncology.

Supportive Care in Cancer provides members of the Multinational Association of Supportive Care in Cancer (MASCC) and all other interested individuals, groups and institutions with the most recent scientific and social information on all aspects of supportive care in cancer patients.

The journal primarily covers medical, technical and surgical topics concerning supportive therapy and care which. Supportive Care of Children with Cancer, 2nd ed. Edited by Ablin AR. (Pp ; paperback £) The Johns Hopkins University Press, ISBN 0 9. The proportion of children being cured of cancer continues its inexorable rise.

The cohort treated by UKCCSG centres in –94 is approaching a plateau on the survival curve at about 70%.Cited by: Scope. Supportive Care in Cancer publishes papers devoted to medical, technical and surgical topics as they relate to supportive therapy and care that supplements or substitutes basic cancer treatment at all stages of the disease.

The journal focuses on papers and reviews that report on intervention studies and policy-related issues to manage treatment-related toxicities and other supportive.

Fundamental to these differences is the clear recognition that children are not small adults and that even the term children is not all-encompassing. Treatment and supportive care require different approaches across the spectrum from newborn through young adult age groups, and the outcomes of both cancer survivorship (control of disease) and quality of survivorship (impact of toxicities.

Supportive Care of Children with Cancer is a ready-reference handbook designed for use at the hospital bedside, in the oncology outpatient clinic, or in the physician's office. To create this book, leading experts in the field recommended approaches to supportive care which were then critically reviewed by members of the Children's Oncology 5/5(1).

Children. CancerCare for Kids provides free, professional support services for parents, children and adolescents affected by cancer, Chemo, Craziness & Comfort by Nancy Keene is a book for children between the ages of that provides clear explanations about cancer and treatment.

Other signs and symptoms of cancer in children include an unusual lump or swelling, an ongoing pain in one area of the body, limping, frequent headaches (often with vomiting), and sudden eye or vision changes. Children need special care. An estima children under age 15 in the US will be diagnosed with cancer in Author: Stacy Simon.

In this book, now in its third edition, the discipline of supportive care in pediatric oncology is covered in depth. Supportive Care of Children with Cancer is a ready-reference handbook designed for use at the hospital bedside, in the oncology outpatient clinic, or in the physician's office.

Pediatric supportive care is an important aspect of cancer care as children and adolescents face unique challenges compared to adult patients. Learn more about supportive care for pediatric patients during and after treatment in this expert-reviewed summary.

Palliative care is focused on improving the quality of life for people living with a serious illness like cancer.

People with cancer may receive palliative care at any time from the point of diagnosis, throughout treatment, and beyond. The information here will help you learn more about palliative care. Managing treatments and side effects.

The Children’s Oncology Group Supportive Care Guidelines is proprietary to the Children’s Oncology Group (© ).

The National Childhood Cancer Foundation may own, manage, and/or hold certain rights on behalf of and as an affiliated organization of the Children’s Oncology Size: 99KB. 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.

Supportive Care of Children with Cancer is a ready-reference handbook designed for use at the hospital bedside, in the oncology outpatient clinic, or in the physician's office. To create this book, leading experts in the field recommended approaches to supportive care which were then critically reviewed by members of the Children's Oncology 4/5(1).

Nursing Care of Children and Adolescents with Cancer and Blood Disorders [APHON, Christina Baggott, Dianne Fochtman, Genevieve Foley, Katherine Patterson Kelly, The definitive work on supportive care of children, adolescent, and young adults with cancer and blood disorders has now been completely updated and expanded.] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.5/5(1).

Compare cheapest textbook prices for Supportive Care of Children with Cancer: Current Therapy and Guidelines From the Children's Cancer Group, - Find. For the majority of children with cancer, the aim of treatment is cure. Some childhood cancers however are very difficult to cure.

Approximately 30% of children with cancer will not be cured of their disease. For these children and their families the direction of care slowly changes from aiming for cure, to controlling. The understanding of supportive care in paediatric oncology has improved over the last years.

In this chapter, insight in the following supportive care issues will be given according to the available evidence: infection prevention and management, the role of central venous catheters in children with cancer, vaccinations during and after Cited by: 2.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xxi, pages: illustrations ; 23 cm: Contents: Foreword: Supportive Care Is More Than Supportive / W. Archie Bleyer The Prevention of Infection / Arnold J.

Altman and Lawrence J. Wolff Immunization of the Child with Cancer / Caroline Hastings, Connie Goes and Lawrence J. Wolff addressing supportive care needs – referral and linkages to appropriate services building the capacity of the health system to identify and manage supportive care needs.

There are two statewide projects to address these priorities; the supportive care in cancer resource refresh and the supportive care screening prevalence study.

Method. This clinical trial recruited 90 mothers of children with cancer admitted to the Medical Centre of Tehran. Using a convenience sampling method, we randomly assigned the participants to two groups: control (n = 45) and intervention (n = 45).Data were collected through the Spielberger's anxiety scale and a demographic questionnaire.

Fitch, M.I. Providing supportive care for individuals living with cancer. Toronto, Canada: Ontario Cancer Treatment and Research Foundation.

Goldbeck, L. Parental coping with the diagnosis of childhood cancer: Gender effects, dissimilarity within couples, and quality of life. Psycho-Oncology, 10, Get this from a library. Supportive care of children with cancer: current therapy and guidelines from the Children's Oncology Group.

[Arnold J Altman; Children's Oncology Group.;] -- Features a new chapter on recognition, prevention and remediation of burnout in pediatric oncology staff members, while throughout the book chapters have been revised and updated to reflect the.

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Purpose: To explore the experiences and needs of African American (AA) children and adolescents who were identified by a cancer survivor in their family as providing substantial supportive care during diagnosis and treatment. Participants & Setting: 5 AA young adults who provided care and support to a family member with cancer when they were aged 7–19 years and 4 cancer survivors from a Author: Robin M Lally, Jennifer Hydeman, Catherine Brooks, Halima Akter, Megan T Yoerg.

Supportive Care in Cancer. doi: /s Patterson P, Rangganadhan A. Losing a parent to cancer: a preliminary investigation into the needs of adolescents and young adults. Palliative and Supportive Care. 8., pp. doi: /S Handbook of Supportive Oncology and Palliative Care is a practical guide to providing evidence-based and value-based care to adult and pediatric cancer patients experiencing severe symptoms and stressors due to cancer diagnosis, cancer treatment, and comorbid conditions.

This accessible reference provides the art and science behind the whole-person and family approach to care by delivering the Price: $ The ESMO Clinical Practice Guidelines (CPG) are intended to provide the user with a set of recommendations for the best standards of cancer care, based on the findings of evidence-based medicine.

Latest enhanced and revised set of guidelines. Supportive and palliative care are areas of high importance in oncology and ESMO published Clinical Practice Guidelines on the management of a.

CancerCare is committed to using our clinical expertise and knowledge of patient concerns to advocate for the importance of comprehensive patient support throughout a cancer diagnosis.

We are therefore pleased to share that Patricia Goldsmith, chief executive officer at CancerCare, was interviewed on the importance of supportive care for patients for a new book, titled Personalizing Precision. Supportive care is described as “the provision of necessary services as defined by those living with or affected by cancer to meet their physical, psychosocial, informational and spiritual needs during the pre-diagnostic, diagnostic, treatment, and follow-up phases, while encompassing issues of survivorship, palliation, and bereavement” [Fitch in 13].Cited by: Supportive and Palliative Care in Solid Cancer Patients, Cancer Treatment - Conventional and Innovative Approaches, Letícia Rangel, IntechOpen, DOI: / Available from: Bassam Abdul Rasool Hassan, Zuraidah Binti Mohd Yusoff, Mohamed Azmi Hassali and Saad Bin Othman (May 9th ).Cited by: 2.

The incidence of cancer in children and adolescents has been increasing by to 1 percent per year in the high-income countries with established cancer registries over the past few decades.

Although the increase may in part reflect more frequent diagnosis facilitated by advanced imaging techniques, other factors may have also contributed. Our Journal, Supportive Care in Cancer is a monthly publication and a MASCC member benefit available in print and online access. MASCC Textbook Antiemetic Guideline Publications.

Purpose: To explore the experiences and needs of African American (AA) children and adolescents who were identified by a cancer survivor in their family as providing substantial supportive care during diagnosis and treatment.

Participants & Setting: 5 AA young adults who provided care and support to a family member with cancer when they were aged 7–19 years and 4 cancer survivors from a. Education and supportive activities provided by Child Life Specialists reduce the stress experienced by children and teens.

To schedule an appointment, call Teen and Young Adult Oncology Program We provide teen and young adult (ages 15 to 29) patients and their families with support and community during a diagnosis, treatment and.

The symposium on supportive care in cancer patients, which took place in St. Gallen, Switzerland, on February, wel­ comed renowned experts in the field and more than partici­ pants from 25 countries with the aim of stimulating discussion on how to improve our professional skills and personal attitudes to­ ward cancer patients in all stages of their disease.

“Randomized clinical trials using such MM [medical marijuana] formulations for supportive care in children with cancer are needed to better understand the therapeutic potential,” the authors. High-quality supportive care consists of basic, daily management needed for any critically ill patient to prevent or surmount common problems.

This isn't particularly flashy or exciting. However, it's essential for every patient passing through the intensive care unit. Minor interventions, when leveraged across thousands of patients, can have a. Survival in children with cancer has increased dramatically over the past five decades.

This progress is due not only to advances in oncologic therapies, but also to advances in supportive care and an improved ability to manage life-threatening complications.

Oncologic emergencies can occur as an initial manifestation of cancer, as a side. The Cancer Supportive Care Committee aims to organize and connect Cancer Center departments and allies to generate and sustain a cohesive philosophy and shared vision of supportive care within the Cancer Center to further the efficient, comprehensive and compassionate delivery of whole person care to patients and families affected by cancer.

Meeting the Need for Psychosocial Care in Young Adults With Cancer describes what is known about the psychosocial needs of young adults with cancer and addresses how healthcare professionals can help them overcome the challenges of cancer at this stage of life.

The book is designed to help the multidisciplinary team delivering medical, nursing.