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Palliative Radiation Oncology (Medical Radiology / Radiation Oncology)

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Published by Springer .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Palliative medicine,
  • Cancer Radiotherapy,
  • Hospices,
  • Medical,
  • Medical / Nursing,
  • Oncology,
  • Pain Medicine,
  • Radiology,
  • Krebserkrankungen,
  • Medical / Radiology & Nuclear Medicine,
  • Palliativmittel,
  • Radioonkologie,
  • palliation,
  • radiation oncology,
  • Terminal Care,
  • Cancer,
  • Palliative treatment,
  • Radiotherapy

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsL.W. Brady (Foreword), H.-P. Heilmann (Foreword), M. Molls (Foreword), S.M. Mellinkoff (Preface)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages150
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12774598M
    ISBN 103540414010
    ISBN 109783540414018


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The next section of the book is devoted to site and disease-specific evaluation, intervention, and : Monica S. Krishnan. Handbook of Palliative Radiation Therapy is the first practical guide to palliative care in radiation oncology.

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Palliative Prognostic (PaP) Score []. Best validated and most widely used predictive scoring system. Angela Morrow, RN, BSN, CHPN, is a certified hospice and palliative care nurse. Palliative radiation therapy is one form of palliative therapy, treatment for the symptoms of a medical problem that doesn't treat the problem itself.

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The next section of the book is devoted to site and disease-specific evaluation, intervention and management. “This textbook, Radiation Oncology in Palliative Cancer Care**, represents the full evolution of radiation therapy, and of oncology in general.) [It] is an acknowledgment that palliative radiotherapy is now a sub-specialty of radiation oncology.

This formally makes palliative radiotherapy a priority within patient care, academic research, quality assurance, and medical Brand: Wiley. PALLIATIVE RADIATION THERAPY. Although radiation is commonly used to treat patients with curative intent, approximately 40% of patients undergoing RT receive treatment with palliative intent (Tseng et al., ; van Oorschot, Rades, Schulze Beckmann, & Feyer, ).Palliative RT’s applications to provide symptomatic relief and to halt disease progression in the context.

More than 14 million new cases of cancer are diagnosed globally each year; radiation therapy (RT) has the potential to improve the rates of cure of million people and provide palliative relief for an additional million people.

These conservative estimates are based on the fact that approximately 50 percent of all cancer patients can benefit from RT in the management of Cited by: Preface One common misconception about palliative care is that it is synonymous with hospice.

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Radiation therapy can be external beam or internal. External beam involves a machine outside your body that aims radiation at cancer cells. Internal radiation therapy involves placing radiation inside your body, in or near the cancer.

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