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Author Brown, Ronald T
Title Comprehensive Handbook of Childhood Cancer and Sickle Cell Disease : A Biopsychosocial Approach
Imprint Cary : Oxford University Press, Incorporated, 2006
©2006
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Note Intro -- Contents -- Contributors -- I: Introduction -- 1 Why a Comprehensive Handbook on Pediatric Psychosocial Oncology/Hematology -- 2 Cancer and Blood Disorders in Childhood: Biopsychosocial-Developmental Issues in Assessment and Treatment -- II: The Cancer Experience ''On Treatment'' -- 3 Stress and Coping in the Pediatric Cancer Experience -- 4 Family Issues When a Child Is on Treatment for Cancer -- 5 Psychosocial and Behavioral Issues in Stem Cell Transplantation -- 6 Peer, Friendship Issues, and Emotional Well-Being -- 7 Pain and Procedure Management -- 8 Adherence to Treatment Demands -- 9 Quality of Life in Childhood Cancer: Meaning, Methods, and Missing Pieces -- 10 Spirituality and Complementary and Alternative Medicine -- 11 A Goodness-of-Fit Ethic for Informed Consent to Pediatric Cancer Research -- 12 Problem-Solving Skills Training for Mothers of Children With Newly Diagnosed Cancer -- III: Cancer Late Effects ''Off Treatment'' -- 13 Psychological and Social Effects of Surviving Childhood Cancer -- 14 Neuropsychological Late Effects -- 15 Posttraumatic Stress and Posttraumatic Growth in Childhood Cancer Survivors and Their Parents -- 16 Interventions for Cancer Late Effects and Survivorship -- 17 Maximizing School, Academic, and Social Outcomes in Children and Adolescents With Cancer -- IV: Palliative Care and End-of-Life Issues -- 18 Palliative Care at the End of Life -- 19 Loss and Grief -- V: Prevention of Primary and Secondary Malignancies -- 20 Genetic Issues -- 21 Prevention and Cessation of Tobacco Use and Exposure to Environmental Tobacco Smoke -- 22 Health Promotion and Primary Prevention of Cancer -- VI: Sickle Cell Disease -- 23 Biopsychosocial and Developmental Issues in Sickle Cell Disease -- 24 Neuropsychological Aspects of Sickle Cell Disease
25 Psychosocial Adaptation of Children and Adolescents With Sickle Cell Disease -- 26 Family Systems Issues in Pediatric Sickle Cell Disease -- 27 Pain Management of Sickle Cell Disease -- VII: Training, Funding, and Collaborative Endeavors -- 28 Training in Pediatric Psychosocial Hematology/Oncology -- 29 Research Opportunities and Collaborative Multisite Studies in Psychosocial Hematology/Oncology -- VIII: Prospective and Retrospective View of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology -- 30 A Prospective and Retrospective View of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology -- Index -- A -- B -- C -- D -- E -- F -- G -- H -- I -- J -- K -- L -- M -- N -- O -- P -- Q -- R -- S -- T -- U -- V -- W -- X -- Z
Ronald Brown, editor of Oxford's Journal of Pediatric Psychology, has assembled over 60 renowned authors to provide a thorough presentation of state-of-the-art research and literature on pediatric psychosocial oncology. This important volume fulfills the clear need for an up-to-date, comprehensive handbook for practitioners that delineates the most recent research in the field--the first of its kind in over a decade
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Brown, Ronald T. Comprehensive Handbook of Childhood Cancer and Sickle Cell Disease : A Biopsychosocial Approach Cary : Oxford University Press, Incorporated,c2006 9780195169850
Subject Anemia, Sickle Cell - psychology
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Alt Author Brown, Ronald T
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