ISBN-13: 978-1405159975

Rehabilitation in Cancer Care 1st Edition

by Jane Rankin (Editor), Karen Robb (Editor), Nicki Murtagh (Editor), Jill Cooper (Editor), Sian Lewis (Editor)

Rehabilitation in Cancer Care is an essential clinical resource forall Allied Health Professionals working within or entering thisspecialist area. It provides practical guidance for therehabilitation of people with cancer or those receiving palliativecare. As well as explaining the key skills required at every stageof the cancer journey, the book specifically offers advice ondiagnosis, treatment, management and effective interventions.Furthermore the role of each member of the interdisciplinary teamis clearly explained at each stage, as is the importance of teamwork and holistic care.

Section 1 introduces the reader to the rationale for therehabilitation of people with cancer or those receiving palliativecare, Section 2 looks at the multi-professional management ofcommon cancers and Section 3 looks at symptom management.