Book 2011

Health Services for Cancer Survivors

Practice, Policy and Research


ISBN: 978-1-4419-1347-0 (Print) 978-1-4419-1348-7 (Online)

Table of contents (18 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxiii

  2. Quality of Health Care for Cancer Survivors

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

    2. Chapter

      Pages 3-25

      Specific Challenges in Optimizing Health Care for Cancer Survivors

    3. Chapter

      Pages 27-49

      What Is Quality Health Care for Cancer Survivors?

  3. Targets for Improved Health Care

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 51-51

    2. Chapter

      Pages 53-83

      Managing Symptoms over Time

    3. Chapter

      Pages 85-105

      Health Behaviors and Wellness

    4. Chapter

      Pages 107-123

      Rehabilitation in the Context of Cancer Survivorship

    5. Chapter

      Pages 125-151

      Long-Term Psychological Well-Being: Strategies for Assessment and Intervention

    6. Chapter

      Pages 153-168

      Disparities in Care for Cancer Survivors

    7. Chapter

      Pages 169-185

      Cancer Survivorship Plans: A Paradigm Shift in the Delivery of Quality Cancer Care

  4. Optimizing Care Across Clinical Settings

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 187-187

    2. Chapter

      Pages 189-203

      Optimizing Health: Primary Care

    3. Chapter

      Pages 205-221

      Optimizing Health: Oncology Care

    4. Chapter

      Pages 223-238

      Optimizing Survivorship Care: Academic and Community Clinic Models

    5. Chapter

      Pages 239-259

      The Final Phase of Cancer Survivorship: End-of-Life Care

    6. Chapter

      Pages 261-274

      Building a Critical Mass of Health-Care Providers, Administrators, and Services for Cancer Survivors

  5. Foundations for Improving Quality of Care

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 275-275

    2. Chapter

      Pages 277-297

      Epidemiology of Cancer Recurrence, Second Primary Cancer, and Comorbidity Among Cancer Survivors

    3. Chapter

      Pages 299-327

      Health Economics and Cancer Survivorship

    4. Chapter

      Pages 329-352

      Human Factors Engineering: Targeting Systems for Change

  6. The Future is Now

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 353-353

    2. Chapter

      Pages 355-372

      Cancer Survivorship and National Health Reform

    3. Chapter

      Pages 373-383

      Quality Health Care for Cancer Survivors

  7. Back Matter

    Pages 385-395