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Cancer in children and young people

Faith Gibson

Cancer in children and young people

by Faith Gibson

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Published by John Wiley & Sons in Chichester, West Sussex, England, Hoboken, NJ .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cancer in children -- Nursing,
  • Cancer in adolescence -- Nursing,
  • Neoplasms -- nursing,
  • Neoplasms -- therapy,
  • Adolescent,
  • Child,
  • Oncologic Nursing -- methods,
  • Pediatric Nursing -- methods

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementFaith Gibson and Louise Sloanes.
    SeriesWiley series in nursing
    ContributionsSloanes, Louise.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC281.C4 G52 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17992221M
    ISBN 109780470058671
    LC Control Number2007024695

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Cancer in children and young people by Faith Gibson Download PDF EPUB FB2

Dr Faith Gibson, Lecturer in Children's Nursing Research, institute of Child Health, Great Ormond Street Hospital and King's College London, London. Louise Soanes, Senior Sister for Children's Services, McElwain Ward, The Royal Marsden Hospital, Downs Road, Surrey.

Both editors have extensive experience of paediatric cancer nursing practice, education and research and are. Cancer in Children and Young People: Acute Nursing Care (Wiley Series in Nursing): Medicine & Health Science Books @ ed by: 1. Types of Cancers in Young People.

Ab young people (ages 15 to 39) are diagnosed with cancer each year in the United States—accounting for about 5 percent of cancer diagnoses in the United States.

This is about six times the number of cancers diagnosed in children ages 0 to Cancer in Children and Young People: Acute Nursing Care Oncology Leave a comment Views Much has changed since the first book Paediatric Oncology: Acute Nursing Care (), therefore, this new edition encompasses these changes in relation to the practice itself and the evidence that underpins it.

Much has changed since the first book Paediatric Oncology: Acute Nursing Care (), therefore, this new edition encompasses these changes in relation to the practice itself and the evidence that underpins it. Emphasis is placed on ensuring terminology is accurate, in keeping with the language of the current day.

The book is divided into six sections: Chemotherapy, Haematopoetic Stem Cell. This book presents an up-to-date and contemporary approach to the treatment and care of children and young people who have cancer.

Written by experienced practising contributors, Cancer in Children and Young People examines chemotherapy, haematopoietic stem cell transplantation, general surgery, radiotherapy and the late effects of cancer 4/5(1).

This book presents an up-to-date and contemporary approach to the treatment and care of children and young people who have cancer. Written by experienced practising contributors, Cancer in Children and Young People examines chemotherapy, haematopoietic stem cell transplantation, general surgery, radiotherapy and the late effects of cancer Reviews: 3.

The cancer mortality rate—the number of deaths due to cancer perpeople per year—among children and adolescents ages 0 to 19 years declined by more than 50% from to Specifically, the mortality rate was perchildren and adolescents in and perchildren and adolescents in Cancer diagnoses in children and young people are rare.

In Scotland, about new cases are recorded each year for children aged up to 16 years and new cases are recorded for young people aged 16 – 24 years. Teenagers and younger adults can develop cancers most commonly seen in children, although sometimes those more common in adults.

Two dads – one an oncology analyst and one a child psychology expert – teamed up to write this engaging, super easy-to-read book about cancer. It’s honest, simple, and a perfect conversation starter for younger children struggling to understand how cancer might affect people.

Neuro-oncology -- Primary bone cancer in young people -- Part IV. Radiotherapy -- The nature of radiotherapy -- Administration of radiotherapy -- Tumours and radiotherapy treatment -- Acute and sub-acute side effects of radiotherapy -- The role of radiotherapy and palliative care -- Part V.

Late effects of cancer. Publisher: Wiley Product Type: Book Author/Editor: Gibson, Faith and Soanes, Louise ISBN: Specialty: Oncology Language: English Edition: 1st Pages: Year: Collections. Cancer in Children and Young People. Wiley Nursing Book Collection × Request Information.

Resources of the Month. Visible. Young adults (teens to age 35) and adolescents have very specific concerns when they are diagnosed with cancer.

This is a time when they want to meet others and form close relationships. It's a time when they want to focus on school, careers or starting families. A cancer diagnosis can interfere with these important parts of life.

Promoting the health and wellbeing of children and young people is a vital part of every child nurse’s role. Promoting Health in Children and Young People provides practical guidance on everyday health issues such as preventing obesity, dental health, skin care and prevention of diseases and infections.

It explores best practice for nursing children with chronic illnesses such as asthma. Cancer in children 4, children and young adults are diagnosed with cancer in the UK each year.

There are around 1, new cases of childhood cancer in the UK every year, spread across 76 types of children’s cancer that can be put in 12 main. Cancer in children and young people is rare. In the UK, approximately 3, children and young people (under the age of 25 years) are diagnosed with cancer every year (Children’s Cancer and Leukaemia Group, ).

The spectrum of cancers affecting children and young people is vast, however, the most common cancers are cancers. Innovations in cancer care have led to dramatically improved survival rates for both young children and older adults with cancer.

Improvements have been less robust for younger adults with cancer. In the United States, cancer remains the leading cause of disease-related death in the AYA population, outpaced only by death due to accidents. (ebook) Cancer in Children and Young People () from Dymocks online store.

Much has changed since the first book Paediatric Oncology. There are around 2, new cancer cases in young people in the UK every year, that’s around 7 every day.

The types of cancer affecting children are quite different from the cancers that affect teenagers and young adults (TYA); TYA cancers are different again from the types of cancer. Children can get cancer in the same parts of the body as adults, but there are differences.

Childhood cancers can occur suddenly, without early symptoms, and have a high rate of cure. The most common children's cancer is leukemia. Other cancers that affect children include brain tumors, lymphoma, and soft tissue sarcoma. The 20th anniversary edition of her memoir has a resource guide for people living with cancer and a tribute by Radner’s former colleagues at SNL.

This one is about healing through humor. Buy Children and Young People with Cancer: Guidance for Occupational Therapists by Ogilvy, Catriona (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : Paperback.Around 9 in 10 (91%) children diagnosed with cancer in Great Britain survive their disease for one year or more ().

Cancer survival is similar for children whatever age they are diagnosed. Survival for children's cancers is improving and has more than doubled in the last 40 years in Great Britain.