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Cancer Rehabilitation

SKU# 9780826111388

Principles and Practice, Second Edition

Editors:

  • Michael D. Stubblefield MD
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Praise for the previous edition:

“This book is a milestone and must-have for anyone involved in the care of those with cancer."

--American Journal of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

“This reference provides a comprehensive, pragmatic approach for physical medicine physicians; speech, occupational, and physical therapists; and nurses with cancer survivor responsibilities…[A]ny cancer program with significant rehabilitation services will find this a useful addition to its library.”

--JAMA (Journal of the American Medical Association)

This completely revised second edition of the gold-standard reference on cancer rehabilitation provides a state-of-the-art overview of the principles of cancer care and best practices for restoring function and quality of life to cancer survivors. Authored by some of the world's leading cancer rehabilitation experts and oncology specialists, the book opens with primer-level discussions of the various cancer types and their assessment and management, including potential complications, as a foundation for providing safe and effective rehabilitation. Subsequent sections thoroughly explore the identification, evaluation, and treatment of specific impairments and disabilities that result from cancer and the treatment of cancer. Designed to serve the needs of the entire medical team, this singular resource is intended for any clinician working with cancer survivors to improve function and quality of life.

With several new chapters on topics such as inpatient cancer rehabilitation, pediatric oncology, research issues, and barriers to accessing cancer rehabilitation and building a cancer rehabilitation program, the book keeps pace with recent advances in the growing field of cancer rehabilitation. This new edition features updates throughout and expansions to major topics including imaging in cancer and key disorders such as aromatase-inhibitor induced arthralgias. Presenting the most current medical, clinical, and rehabilitation intelligence, this is a mandatory reference for anyone in the field.

Key Features:

  • New edition of the only contemporary comprehensive text covering the field of cancer rehabilitation
  • Revised and updated to reflect current knowledge, practice, and emerging topics
  • Covers essential aspects of oncology and medical complications of cancer to inform rehabilitation decisions and strategies
  • Provides state-of-the-art reviews on all major topics in cancer rehabilitation including pain assessment and management, neuromuscular and musculoskeletal dysfunction, neurologic and general rehabilitation issues
  • 13 new chapters and expanded coverage of signature areas
  • Key points are provided for each chapter to reinforce learning
  • Digital access to the ebook included

Product Details 

  • Publication Date September 28, 2018
  • Page Count 1200
  • Product Form Hardback
  • ISBN 13 9780826111388

Table of Contents 

Foreword

Preface

PRINCIPLES

SECTION I: INTRODUCTION

1. The History of Cancer Rehabilitation

2. Cancer Statistics

3. Principles of Neoplasia

4. Principles of Anti-Neoplastic Therapeutics

5. Principles of Breast Surgery in Cancer

6. Principles of Breast Reconstruction in Cancer

7. Principles of Radiotherapy

8. Principles of Orthopedic Surgery in Cancer

9. Principles of Spine Surgery in Cancer

10. Principles of Body Imaging in Cancer

11. Principles of Musculoskeletal Imaging in Cancer

12. Principles of Brain Imaging in Cancer

13. Principles of Head and Neck Imaging in Cancer

14. Principles of Spine Imaging in Cancer

15. Principles of Plexus Imaging in Cancer

SECTION II: EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT OF MALIGNANCY

16. Evaluation and Management of Breast Cancer

17. Evaluation and Management of Central Nervous System Tumors

18. Evaluation and Management of Thyroid Cancer

19. Evaluation and Management of Gastrointestinal Cancer

20. Evaluation and Management of Prostate and GU Cancer

21. Evaluation and Management of Gynecologic Cancer

22. Evaluation and Management of Head and Neck Cancer

23. Evaluation and Management of Leukemias, Myelodysplasia and Plasma Cell Tumors

24. Evaluation and Management of Lung and Bronchus Cancers

25. Evaluation and Management of Lymphomas

26. Evaluation and Management of Pediatric Cancers

27. Evaluation and Management of Sarcomas

28. Evaluation and Management of Primary Bone Tumors

29. Evaluation and Management of Melanoma

SECTION THREE: MEDICAL COMPLICATIONS OF CANCER

30. Cardiovascular Complications of Cancer and its Treatment

31. Pulmonary Complications of Cancer and its Treatment

32. Gastrointestinal Complications of Cancer and its Treatment

33. Renal Complications of Cancer and its Treatment

34. Endocrine Complications of Cancer and its Treatment

35. Hematologic and Thromboembolic Complications of Cancer and its Treatment

36. Infectious Complications of Cancer and its Treatment

37. Paraneoplastic Complications of Cancer and its Treatment

38. Dermatologic Complications of Cancer and its Treatment

PRACTICE

SECTION FOUR: PAIN IN CANCER

39. Approach to Evaluation of Pain Disorders in the Cancer Patient

40. Somatic Pain in Cancer

41. Visceral Pain in Cancer

42. Neuropathic Pain in Cancer

43. Non-pharmacologic Pain Management in the Cancer Patient

44. Pharmacologic Pain Management in the Cancer Patient

45. Interventional Pain Management in the Cancer Patient

SECTION FIVE: NEUROLOGICAL AND NEUROMUSCULAR COMPLICATIONS OF CANCER

46. Rehabilitation of Patients with Brain Tumors

47. Rehabilitation of Patients with Spinal Cord Dysfunction in the Cancer Setting

48. Radiculopathy in Cancer

49. Plexopathy in Cancer

50. Peripheral Neuropathy in Cancer

51. Neuromuscular Junction Disorders in Cancer

52. Myopathy in Cancer

53. Motor Neuron Disease in Cancer

54. Autonomic Dysfunction in Cancer

55. Electrodiagnosis in Cancer

SECTION SIX: MUSCULOSKELETAL COMPLICATIONS OF CANCER

56. Spine Disorders in Cancer

57. Upper Extremity Disorders in Cancer

58. Lower Extremity Disorders in Cancer

59. Osteoporosis in Cancer

60. Bone Metastases

SECTION SEVEN: GENERAL TOPICS IN CANCER REHABILITATION

61. Precautions in Cancer Rehabilitation

62. Principles of Physical and Occupational Therapy in Cancer

63. Therapeutic Modalities in Cancer

64. Therapeutic Exercise in Cancer

65. Post-Surgical Rehabilitation in Cancer

66. Nutritional Care of the Cancer Patient

67. Sexuality Issues in Cancer Rehabilitation

68. Distress and Other Psychiatric Considerations in Cancer Rehabilitation

69. Cancer Rehabilitation in the Surgical Setting

70. Principles of Inpatient Cancer Rehabilitation

71. Rehabilitation of the Pediatric Cancer Patient

72. Rehabilitation Needs for Older Patients with Cancer

73. The Role of Rehabilitation in Palliative Care

74. Complementary Therapies in Cancer Rehabilitation

SECTION EIGHT: SPECIFIC DIAGNOSES IN CANCER REHABILITATION

75. Balance and Gait Dysfunction in the Cancer Patient

76. Cancer Related Fatigue

77. Aromatase Inhibitor-Induced Arthralgias

78. Graft Versus Host Disease

79. Radiation Fibrosis Syndrome

80. Communication and Swallowing Dysfunction in the Cancer Patient

81. Bladder Dysfunction in the Cancer Patient

82. Bowel Dysfunction in the Cancer Patient

83. Cognitive Dysfunction in the Cancer Patient

84. Performance of Activities of Daily Living in Cancer Survivors

85. Evaluation and Management of Edema and Lymphedema in the Cancer Patient

SECTION NINE: SPECIAL TOPICS IN CANCER REHABILITATION

86. Building a Cancer Rehabilitation Program

87. Metrics in Cancer Rehabilitation

88. Research Issues and Funding Priorities in Cancer Rehabilitation

89. Health Maintenance and Screening in Cancer Survivors

90. Barriers to Accessing Cancer Rehabilitation