Cancer Caregiving in the United States

Research, Practice, Policy

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ISBN: 978-1-4614-3153-4 (Print) 978-1-4614-3154-1 (Online)

Table of contents (16 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages 1-1

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    Pages 1-17

    Caring for a Loved One with Cancer: Professional and Family Issues

  3. Caring for a Loved One with Cancer: Professional and Family Issues

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 19-19

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      Pages 21-37

      Diagnostic Issues: Family Dynamics and Caregiving for an Individual with Cancer

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      Pages 39-62

      The Emotional Responses of Family Caregivers: Living with Cancer and Helping Families Cope

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      Pages 63-77

      The Impact of Health Disparities on Cancer Caregivers

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      Pages 79-102

      Education, Training, and Support Programs for Caregivers of Individuals with Cancer

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      Pages 103-124

      What Professionals in Healthcare Can Do: Family Caregivers as Members of the Treatment Team

  4. Diagnostic Issues: Family Dynamics & Caring for an Individual with Cancer

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 125-125

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      Pages 127-143

      Issues Faced by Family Caregivers in Providing Appropriate Care for Cancer Patients with Short-Term/Intermittent Care Needs

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      Pages 145-159

      Issues in Caregiving for Cancer Patients with Long-Term Care Needs

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      Pages 161-178

      Caregiver End-of-Life Care of the Person with Cancer

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      Pages 179-197

      Advances in Cancer Care Impacting Familial Caregiving

  5. The Emotional Responses of Family Caregivers: Living with the Cancer and Helping Families Cope

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 199-199

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 201-228

      Caregiver Stress: The Role of Spirituality in the Lives of Family/Friends and Professional Caregivers of Cancer Patients

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      Pages 229-247

      The Economics of Cancer Care: Implications for Family Caregivers

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 249-263

      Legal Issues in Cancer Caregiving

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      Pages 265-286

      Cancer Caregiving: Policy and Advocacy

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      Pages 287-311

      Caregivers of Patients with Cancer: Ethical Issues

  6. The Impact of Health Disparities on Cancer Caregivers

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 313-313

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 315-321

      Cancer and Caregiving: Changed Lives and the Future of Cancer Care

  7. Back Matter

    Pages 311-311