Breast Cancer and Gynecological Cancer Rehabilitation
  • Author : Adrian Cristian
  • Release Date : 15 September 2020
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Genre : Medical
  • Pages : 336
  • ISBN 13 : 9780323721677

Download or read book entitled Breast Cancer and Gynecological Cancer Rehabilitation written by Adrian Cristian and published by Elsevier Health Sciences online. This book was released on 15 September 2020 with total pages 336. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: Breast Cancer and Gynecological Cancer Rehabilitation, edited by Adrian Cristian, MD, MHCM, provides today’s clinicians with a concise, accessible resource covering the holistic rehabilitation of breast cancer patients. Beginning with a review of epidemiology, genetics, and pathophysiology of breast cancer, it then covers clinical assessment and treatment options before providing comprehensive coverage of rehabilitation. Containing practical information, best practices, and the latest advances and research, this book is a valuable reference for physical medicine and rehabilitation physicians and residents, as well as occupational and physical therapists. Provides a clear understanding of the current medical, surgical, and radiation treatments for breast cancer. Covers the whole spectrum of breast cancer rehabilitation, including the role of physical and occupational therapy, treatment of anxiety and depression, pain syndromes, integrative care, nutritional rehabilitation, palliative care, and more. Offers a timely and convenient resource written by leading experts in breast cancer and rehabilitation.