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cover image - Palliative Radiation Oncology,1st Edition
ISBN: 9780323876889
Publication Date: 03-30-2023
Page Count: 448
Imprint: Elsevier
List Price: $230.99

Palliative Radiation Oncology, 1st Edition

by Neha Vapiwala, M.D., Joshua Jones, M.D., M.A. and Kavita Dharmarajan, M.D.

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cover image - Palliative Radiation Oncology,1st Edition
ISBN: 9780323876889
Publication Date: 03-30-2023
Page Count: 448
Imprint: Elsevier
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    • Discusses optimal communication skills for pediatric, adult, and elderly patients. 

    • Contains decision-making algorithms to guide individualized palliative radiation oncology treatment plans. 

    • Reviews all the latest modalities with technical tips and pitfalls. 

    • Covers key procedures such as external beam radiation therapy, intensity modulated radiation therapy, stereotactic body radiation therapy, and stereotactic radiosurgery. 

    • Features step-by-step body site-specific guidelines with integrated symptom and toxicity management. 

    • Covers symptom and symptom-cluster management, including pain and psychosocial or spiritual distress. 

    • Ideal for radiation oncology residents, fellows, and practitioners, as well as medical oncologists, surgical oncologists, oncology nurses, and radiation technicians—all clinicians who work in this highly collaborative, team-based specialty. 

    • An eBook version is included with purchase. The eBook allows you to access all of the text, figures and references, with the ability to search, customize your content, make notes and highlights, and have content read aloud. 

  • SECTION I
    Foundations and Principles of Palliative Care in Oncology
    1 Definition of Palliative Care
    2 Introduction to Prognostication
    3 Basic Communication Frameworks
    4 Troubleshooting Difficult Conversation
    5 Models of Multidisciplinary Management
    SECTION II
    Techniques and Modalities
    6 Palliative Radiation
    7 Selecting Modalities
    8 Treatment Planning in Palliative Radiotherapy
    9 Alternate Modalities for Palliation
    10 Combining Radiation and Systemic Therapy
    11 Considerations Involving Reirradiation
    SECTION III
    Foundations and Principles of Palliative Radiation by Body Site or Special Population
    12 Palliative Radiotherapy in the Head and Neck
    13 Palliative Thoracic Radiation
    14 Palliative Radiotherapy in the Breast and Chest Wall
    15 Palliative Radiotherapy for Gastrointestinal Malignancies
    16 Palliative Radiotherapy for Gynecologic Malignancies
    17 Palliative Radiotherapy in Pediatrics
    18 Radiotherapeutic Palliation of Lymphoma
    19 Radiotherapeutic Palliation of Bone Marrow Diseases—Leukemia and Multiple Myeloma
    20 Palliative Radiotherapy in Bones
    21 Palliative Radiotherapy in the Brain
    22 Palliative Radiotherapy in the Spine
    23 Palliative Radiotherapy in Oligometastases
    24 Palliative Radiotherapy in the Older Adult
    SECTION IV
    Management of Symptoms and Treatment- Related Toxicities

    25 General Symptom Overview: Importance of Side Effect Management, CINV, Anorexia, and Cachexia
    26 Management of Pain
    27 Management of Fatigue
    28 Management of Skin Toxicity
    29 Central Nervous System: Symptoms and Toxicities
    30 Management of Symptoms and Treatment-Related Toxicities of Head and Neck Cancers
    31 Chest and Thorax: Symptoms and Toxicities
    32 Abdomen and Pelvis: Symptoms and Toxicities
    33 Late Toxicities Management
    34 Psychosocial and Spiritual Distress
    Index
  • Neha Vapiwala, M.D., Associate Professor and Vice Chair of Education, Department of Radiation Oncology, Assistant Dean of Students, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Joshua Jones, M.D., M.A., Assistant Professor of Clinical Radiation Oncology, Department of Radiation Oncology, Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and Kavita Dharmarajan, M.D., Assistant Professor of Radiation Oncology, Assistant Professor of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine, Mount Sinai Hospital, New York, New York
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