Offers a review of up-to-date literature on the care and support of head and neck cancer patients, from diagnosis through to treatment and aftercare.
Drawing on evidence-based information, the book addresses a range of key issues involved in the care of head and neck cancer patients, including: the management of oral problems; airway problems; fungating wounds; major haemorrage; nutrition; and pain.
Aspects of social and emotional support are also explored in a complete section on quality of life and psychological care.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 586 pages, Illustrations
- Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Ltd
- Publication Date: 01/11/1999
- Category: Oncology
- ISBN: 9781861561473