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Uniform Title Quick reference for pediatric oncology clinicians
Title Pediatric psycho-oncology : a quick reference on the psychosocial dimensions of cancer symptom management / edited by Lori Wiener, Maryland Pao, Anne E. Kazak, Mary Jo Kupst, Andrea Farkas Patenaude, Robert J. Arceci ; with the American Psycho-Social Oncology Society
Edition Second edition
Published Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, [2014]
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Description 1 online resource
Series APOS clinical reference handbooks
APOS clinical reference handbooks
Contents Series; Pediatric Psycho-OncologyA Quick Reference on the Psychosocial Dimensions of Cancer Symptom Management; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Foreword; Preface; Acknowledgments; Contributors; Introduction; I Cancers of Childhood; 1 Leukemias and Lymphomas; 2 Neuroblastoma; 3 Wilms Tumor; 4 Retinoblastoma; 5 Sarcomas and Other Solid Tumors; 6 Tumors of the Central Nervous System; II Hereditary Cancers; 7 Hereditary Cancer Syndromes; 8 Genetic Counseling for Hereditary Cancer in Childhood; 9 Psychosocial Aspects of Pediatric Hereditary Cancer Syndromes; III Specific Symptom Management
10 Nausea, Vomiting, Anorexia, and Fatigue11 Pain; 12 Anxiety and Depression; 13 Fertility and Sexuality; 14 Psychiatric Emergencies; IV Treatment Issues and Interventions; 15 Medical Aspects of Transplantation; 16 Psychosocial Issues for Transplant Patients and Donors; 17 Medication Adherence; 18 Cognitive Sequelae of Cancer Treatment; 19 Psychotherapeutic Interventions; 20 Electronic Interventions; 21 Integrative Oncology; V Communication and Supportive Care Considerations; 22 Talking to Children and Adolescents about Cancer; 23 Coping with Pediatric Cancer
24 Impact of Cancer on Family and Siblings25 Special Considerations in Working with Families; 26 Spiritual and Religious Considerations; 27 School and Peer Relationships; 28 School and Academic Planning; 29 Ethical Issues in Pediatric Oncology; VI Special Issues in Pediatric Oncology; 30 Integrating Palliative Care; 31 Caring for International Patients; 32 Social Media and Health Care; 33 Pediatric Cancer Survivors: Moving Beyond Cure; Appendix: Health-related Quality of Life in Pediatric Oncology; Index
Summary Pediatric Psycho-Oncology is a comprehensive handbook that provides best practice models for the management of psychological, cognitive, and social outcomes of adolescents living with cancer and their families. Chapters cover a wide range of topics including psychological aspects of particular pediatric cancers and their treatments, how to talk to a child and family at critical times during the disease course, genetic testing, individual, family, educational, psychological and psychiatric interventions, and caring for international patients . Each chapter highlights the necessity of embracing
Notes Preceded by: Quick reference for pediatric oncology clinicians / senior editors, Lori S. Wiener, Maryland Pao. c2009
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Child.
Neoplasms -- psychology.
Age Factors.
Family Relations.
Neoplasms -- therapy.
Social Support.
Cancer in children -- Psychological aspects.
Form Electronic book
Author Kazak, Anne E., editor
Kupst, Mary Jo, editor
Pao, Maryland, editor
Patenaude, Andrea Farkas, editor
Wiener, Lori, editor
American Psychosocial Oncology Society.
ISBN 0199335125 (electronic bk.)
9780199335121 (electronic bk.)