Young Women With Breast Cancer: Treatment, Care, and Nursing Implications
作者: Barbara Corey Mary Alison Smania Heather Spotts Michelle Andersen
刊名: Clinical Journal of Oncology Nursing, 2020, Vol.24 (2)
来源数据库: Oncology Nursing Society
DOI: 10.1188/20.CJON.139-147
关键词: Young womenBreast cancerTreatmentFertilityGenetic testing
原始语种摘要: Background: Young women with breast cancer (YWBC) are more likely to have aggressive disease, carry mutations for hereditary cancer genes, and experience higher mortality. They also may face reduced fertility because of the toxicity of chemotherapy. Objectives: This article aims to present a review of YWBC treatments, sequelae of treatment, and psychosocial challenges. Methods: The authors performed a review of guideline-supported treatment options, patient resources, and nursing implications. Findings: Because of high-risk cancers and a lack of specific treatment guidelines, healthcare providers may consider aggressive treatments for younger patients. However, studies indicate that the foundation for treatment decisions for YWBC are best based on disease stage and National Comprehensive...
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影响因子:0.91 (2012)

  • treatment 处理
  • higher 
  • Care 护理
  • aggressive 侵蚀的
  • chemotherapy 化学疗法
  • present 出席的
  • hereditary 遗传性
  • sequelae 后遗症
  • indicate 指示
  • younger 年轻人的