Perspectives on Cancer Care is a unique collection ofinsights from contributors, based on their specific expertise andexperience. It provides a range of perspectives on cancer care toinspire readers and encourage high-quality care through an enhancedunderstanding of patients' needs and carers' skills.
The book presents a series of chapters highlighting differentcircumstances and approaches to the complex reality of cancer care.In each chapter the author presents their own picture of theirexperience of the individual's needs and the care required toaddress these needs, illustrating the particular sensitivity,trust, empathy and support required in the care of patients withcancer and their families. The holistic approach to total care is aprominent feature in cancer care and this is illustrated throughoutthe various chapters.
This collection of perspectives on cancer care:
* highlights particular issues in the field
* encourages best practice
* draws on the expertise of specialist practitioners in the fieldof cancer care
* features a holistic approach to cancer care, illustratedthrough scenarios