A diagnosis of breast cancer can shake a person to the core. With the overwhelming litany of tests, treatment options, and decisions, patients need knowledgeable, skilled professionals to guide them along the trajectory of care. Taking a holistic approach to the entire breast care experience, Guide to Breast Care for Oncology Nursesoffers nurses comprehensive information on breast cancer care, including
- Risk assessment
- Treatment modalities
- Side effect management
- Survivorship care
In addition, this book features chapters providing in-depth information on comprehensive breast centers and navigation programs. Guide to Breast Care for Oncology Nurses is an essential resource for nurses new to the care of patients with breast cancer as well as for experienced nurses preparing for the breast care certification examination and administrators looking to develop breast care programs.