Chapters: Ambulatory care administrative concepts -- Economic Issues in Ambulatory Care -- Internet and ambulatory oncology nursing care -- Role of the advance oncology nurse practitioner -- Current models of physician office practices -- Oncology infusion centers -- Outpatient surgery in the oncology setting -- Radiotherapy treatment centers -- Hematopietic stem cell transplant outpatient models -- Breast cancer clinic -- Managing pain in ambulatory and home care -- Palliative and hospice care issues and concepts in the ambulatory care setting -- Oral and dental management for cancer patients -- Pharmacy issues in ambulatory oncology -- Research and clinical trials in ambulatory oncology care -- Symptom management programs -- Integrating complementary and alternative medicine therapies into an oncology practice -- Community-based survivorship programs -- Building of a cancer-related fatigue clinic -- Future of ambulatory nursing in the oncology setting.
A guide to the diagnosis and treatment of allergic disorders. It is suitable for residents and practitioners who need guidance to identify an allergy, confirm a diagnosis, or find effective therapies. It includes discussions of clinical trials in asthma and updates on drug allergy, imaging, occupational allergy, and immune deficiency evaluation.
Whether it's the answer to a screening, prevention, evaluation, or management question or a comprehensive approach to a complex condition, this book helps reader find a review of best evidence integrated with considerations of affordability, cost-effectiveness, convenience and patient preference.