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Title Central nervous system cancer rehabilitation / [edited by] Adrian Cristian
Published St. Louis, MO : Elsevier, [2019]
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Description 1 online resource (xiii, 184 pages) : illustrations
Contents Cancer rehabilitation care continuum -- Safety considerations in the rehabilitation of persons with cancer of the brain and spinal cord -- Inpatient rehabilitation outcome measures in persons with brain and spinal cord cancer -- Tumors of the brain -- Brain tumor rehabilitation -- Cognitive deficits in brain cancer -- Communication and swallowing impairments in brain cancer -- Spinal cord tumors -- Neurosurgical management of spinal cord tumors -- Inpatient rehabilitation of persons with spinal cord injury due to cancer -- Rehabilitation of the child with brain and spinal cord cancer -- Cancer related fatigue -- Spinal imaging, stability and management of spine pain due to cancer -- Pain in cancer of the central nervous system -- Attending to the quality of life at the end of life. Palliative rehabilitation is person-centered care for patients with advanced cancer
Summary "Offering a well-rounded overview of CNS cancers and best practices for rehabilitation of the cancer patient, Central Nervous System Cancer Rehabilitation provides succinct, easy-to-digest coverage for practicing and trainee physiatrists, as well as physical and occupational therapists. This concise resource by Dr. Adrian Cristian begins with an introduction to CNS cancers and progresses to rehabilitation practice, associated symptom management, and palliative care"--Publisher's description
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource; title from electronic title page (ClinicalKey, viewed September 26, 2018)
Subject Central nervous system -- Cancer -- Treatment
Central nervous system -- Diseases -- Complications.
Central Nervous System Neoplasms -- rehabilitation
Central Nervous System Neoplasms -- therapy
Central nervous system -- Cancer -- Treatment.
Central nervous system -- Diseases -- Complications.
Form Electronic book
Author Cristian, Adrian, 1964- editor.
ISBN 9780323548304