Cancer Care by Max WatsonCancer Care by Max Watson

Cancer Care

byMax Watson, Chantal Simon, Audrey Fenton

Paperback | November 8, 2010

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This book is designed to provide practising GPs with all the information needed to manage cancer patients. It deals with the full range of relevant issues from the point of diagnosis through treatment, recovery, rehabilitation and palliation where appropriate. This book covers the full breadthof cancer care in the community in one easy-to-access volume. In addition to the core text, this volume also contains a wealth of 'extras' which make all the difference, such as helpful tips, self-help strategies for patients, patient experience information, frequently asked questions, and linkswith quality payments available through the new GMS contract.
Dr. Max Watson is Consultant in Palliative Medicine at Northern Ireland Hospice, Belfast, Lecturer in Palliative Medicine at the University of Ulster and Special Adviser to the Hospice friendly Hospitals Programme in Dublin. Dr. Chantal Simon is General Practitioner in Bournemouth, Dorset, and Editor of InnovAiT.
Title:Cancer CareFormat:PaperbackDimensions:248 pages, 7.09 × 3.94 × 0.49 inPublished:November 8, 2010Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0199232032

ISBN - 13:9780199232031


Table of Contents

1. Cancer in the UK2. Prevention of cancer3. Diagnosis of cancer4. Cancer treatment5. Oncology emergencies6. Specific cancers7. Palliative care8. Benefits and legal aspects of care in the community9. Useful information and contacts for GPs