Clinical Pocket Guide to Women and Cancer by Giselle Moore, Beth Colvin Huff, Lois A. Almadrnes

By Giselle Moore, Beth Colvin Huff, Lois A. Almadrnes

Pocket advisor for ladies and melanoma highlights the original nursing care matters linked to the screening, analysis, and therapy of gynecologic nursing oncology. utilizing a concise, obtainable structure, those plans of care offer a brief and simple reference for all perform settings, together with inpatient, outpatient, and residential care. prepared by way of physique approach, the plans characteristic either collaborative difficulties and nursing diagnoses to mirror present perform. This source can be utilized independently or as a scientific spouse to the excellent textual content girls and melanoma: A Gynecologic Oncology Nursing standpoint.

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Level of knowledge regarding intraperitoneal therapy. Also see previous care plan. " effects of antineoplastic agents being used in the patient's therapy will be understood.  Patient may refer to written information at home to reinforce verbal teaching.  Effective interventions can be started promptly and effectively to relieve untoward effects.  Lessen fear and anxiety related to therapy and promote compliance with regimen.  Refer to the appropriate Standard of Oncology Nursing Practice.  Identify side effects related to therapy and drug that may require medical intervention.

Assurance that patients and families have correct information reduces anxiety.  It is important to explain difference between standard (table continued on next page) Interventions • self care measure including diet, rest, symptom management, and activity restrictions • signs/symptoms to report Rationale for Interventions Page 22 (table continued from previous page) Assessment Criteria Clinical Significance Interventions • process of registration • alternatives to trial research Rationale for Interventions therapy and clinical trials to ally misperceptions.

Lessen fear and anxiety related to therapy and promote compliance with regimen.  Refer to the appropriate Standard of Oncology Nursing Practice.  Identify side effects related to therapy and drug that may require medical intervention.  Clarify misconceptions.  Identify misconceptions requiring further explanation. Page 26 NDX Anxiety/fear related to insufficient knowledge of prescribed radiation therapy and necessary self care measures. Outcome Criteria • The patient will verbalize and demonstrate positive coping behaviors and strategies to cope with fears and concerns.

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