Rehabilitation of the Oral Cancer Survivor: Comprehensive Approach -- Dental Care of Oral Cancer Patients -- Dental Rehabilitation After Jaw Reconstruction -- Management of Oral Mucositis during Radiation and Chemotherapy -- Holistic and Supportive Care in Oral Cancer -- Post-Therapy Surveillance and Management of the Oral Cancer Survivor -- Quality of Life Issues and the Healthcare Economics of Oral Cancer.
This is the last of four volumes that together offer an authoritative, in-depth reference guide covering all aspects of the management of oral cancer from a multidisciplinary perspective and on the basis of a strong scientific foundation. This volume focuses on the topic of comprehensive rehabilitation and supportive care in oral cancer. The coverage includes the role of maxillofacial prosthodontics, advances in anaplastology techniques, and management of oral mucositis during radiation and chemotherapy. Holistic and supportive care approaches are discussed, and advice is provided on post-therapy surveillance and the use of different measures to assess quality of life. Nutritional evaluation and management and issues relating to healthcare economics are also considered. This volume will be of interest both to practicing specialists and to ancillary service staff involved in the care of oral cancer patients..