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Cancer care for the whole patient

Institute of Medicine of the National Academies

Cancer care for the whole patient

meeting psychosocial health needs

by Institute of Medicine of the National Academies

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Published by National Academies Press in Washington, DC .
Written in English


Edition Notes

27

The Physical Object
Paginationv.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22264281M
ISBN 10978030911034, 030911103X

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Ask CancerCare. Every month, featured experts answer cancer patient’s questions about coping with cancer. View all questions and answers.. For Any Diagnosis I have stage 4 cancer and after 5 years of receiving chemotherapy, I'm being told there are no more treatment options for me. Provide the supportive care your patients and their families need on issues such as such as mental health, pain, fatigue, nausea, insomnia, nutri Be prepared to help cancer survivors navigate their after-treatment care including adjuvant therapy, side effects, second cancers, quality of .

  Once a luxury of larger cancer centers, the mandate to offer such services gained new urgency in when the National Academy of Sciences issued its landmark report “Cancer Care for the Whole. They offer a teen book called Love Sick, which is a collection of thoughts and feelings shared by teens whose parent had cancer. KidsCope has a free comic book called Kemo Shark to help kids understand cancer and chemotherapy. The National Cancer Institute has excellent free booklets to help teens cope with cancer, including.


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Cancer care for the whole patient by Institute of Medicine of the National Academies Download PDF EPUB FB2

Institute of Medicine (US) Committee on Psychosocial Services to Cancer Patients/Families in a Community Setting; Adler NE, Page AEK, editors. Cancer Care for the Whole Patient: Meeting Psychosocial Health Needs.

Washington (DC): National Academies Press (US);   Cancer Care for the Whole Patient recommends actions that oncology providers, health policy makers, educators, health insurers, health planners, researchers and research sponsors, and consumer advocates should undertake to ensure that this standard is met.

Table of Contents/5(5). Cancer Care for the Whole Patient recommends actions that oncology providers, health policy makers, educators, health insurers, health planners, researchers and research sponsors, and consumer advocates should undertake to ensure that this standard is met.

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Cancer Care for the Whole Patient by Nancy E. Adler, Ann E. Page. Publisher: National Academies Press ISBN/ASIN: ISBN Number of pages: Description: Cancer care today often provides state-of-the-science biomedical treatment, but fails to address the psychological and social problems associated with the illness.

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Adler, Nancy E. Adler, Ann E. Page (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. Psychosocial care in oncology received increased attention after the publication in of an Institute of Medicine (IOM) report entitled, “Cancer Care for the Whole Patient: Meeting Psychosocial Health Needs.” 5 This report reflects the work of a multidisciplinary panel that sought to evaluate how best to translate research findings about.

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For 20 years, MSK has offered its patients holistic support through its Integrative Medicine Service, offering trained experts who work directly with cancer care teams at the center. The service also conducts research to understand how integrative therapies can be used to better control or reduce the side effects of cancer treatment.

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