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Nursing care planning goals for a child with brain tumor centers on relieving pain, reducing anxiety, and promoting an understanding of the signs and symptoms of increased ICP and expected changes in body appearance related to the planned cranial surgery.
Wilms tumor is an adenosarcoma in the kidney region. It is the most common childhood abdominal malignancy.
Care plan for a child with osteosarcoma includes prevention of injury, improved condition of oral mucous membranes, relief from anxiety and absence of complications. Here are four (4) nursing care plans (NCP) for osteogenic sarcoma (Osteosarcoma).
Accomplish this 50-item nursing examination covering a wide range of topics about Medical-Surgical Nursing. If you are taking the board examination or nurse board examination or even the NCLEX, then this practice exam is for you.
This exam can help you improve, review and challenge your understanding of the topics including Cardiovascular Diseases, Anemia, Cancer, and Tracheostomy.
The nursing care plan goals for a child with Wilms tumor include: prevention of injury, improved condition of oral mucous membranes, comprehension of the disease and its management, and absence of complications.
Immunostimulants or immune stimulants are drugs that energize the immune system when it is exhausted from fighting prolonged invasion or when the immune system needs help fighting a specific pathogen or cancer cell. It is one of the classifications of drug class called immunomodulators.
Thank you, oncology nurses for the impact you have not only on your patients but on families.
I think you'll enjoy this quiz. Questions are long and presents a situation while the rationales are insightful -- it also has that perfect balance in terms of difficulty.
Oncology nursing includes the roles of being a caregiver, consultant, educator, researcher and an administrator. This profession extends to all care delivery settings where cancer patients receive nursing care, education and counseling for cancer care or cancer prevention. Screening and detection of cancer patients is also included in the nurses' role.