Journals Higher Education



Published: 22 March 2010

720 Pages | 70 illus.

8-1/2 x 11 inches

ISBN: 9780195367430

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Second Edition

Edited by Jimmie C. Holland, William S. Breitbart, Paul B. Jacobsen, Marguerite S. Lederberg, Matthew J. Loscalzo, and Ruth McCorkle

  • New edition of a text widely considered to be the "gold standard" text for psycho-oncology research
  • Includes contributions from hundreds of medical clinicians and researchers from a diverse collection of disciplines
  • New or expanded coverage of "hot topic" issues including new psychotherapeutic and psychopharmacologic interventions
  • Published in association with the American Psychosocial Society (APOS) and the International Psycho-oncology Society (IPOS)

New to this Edition:

  • New or expanded coverage of cognitive dysfunctions caused by chemotherapy ('chemo brain')
  • Updated, evidence-based clinical practice guidelines from around the world
  • New chapters on survivorship issues

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