Tag: Cancer

Cancer comprises several diseases that are characterized by abnormal cell growth. There are over one hundred varieties of cancer usually named for their cell or organ type. Cancer is the root cause of death across the world evidenced by WHO which established that around one in six deaths all over the world are due to cancer.


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Lung Cancer: History, Causes, Types and Treatments
Nursing Essays
Introduction: Lung Cancer Introduction Lung cancer is a kind of cancer that begins in the lungs. Lungs are the spongy organs in the chest that are responsible for taking in oxygen when one inhales and releases car... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

End of Life Care: Cancer Patients' Right to Die
Nursing Essays
Introduction: Introduction Recently, the concept of patient autonomy has become more prevalent within the healthcare field with the government and the NHS promoting patient choice and providing assurance that indiv... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Pulmonary Rehabilitation and QoL in Lung Cancer Patients
Nursing Essays
Introduction: PULMONARY REHABILITATION AND QUALITY OF LIFE IN LUNG CANCER PATIENTS (Abstract):The quality of life in patients with lung cancer is determined both by factors related to the patient (stage of disease... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Portrayals and Presentation of Cancer in Cinema
Nursing Essays
Introduction: INTRODUCTION Through years, many movies have been released for public viewing regarding cancers of all types. Depictions might include the nature of cancers, patients’ response, care-givers’ resp... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Effect of Diet on Colorectal Cancer
Nursing Essays
Introduction: CHAPTER – 1 1.1 Introduction Colorectal cancer is considered to be a major cause of cancer morbidity and mortality. It accounts for over 9% of all cancer incidences; this makes it the third mos... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Responses to Cancer: Behavioural, Emotional and Physical
Nursing Essays
Introduction: Behavioural, Emotional, Physical and Cognitive Responses Cancer is a deadly disease cause by uncontrolled division of abnormal cells and as a group, accounts for more than 14% of all deaths each year... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Cancer: its Risk Factors, Treatments and Diagnosis
Nursing Essays
Introduction: Cancer is a disease in which irregular cells multiply uncontrollably and inhabit the surrounding tissues. These cells can metastasize to different parts of the body via bodily fluids such as the lymp... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Ireland Cancer Screening Programmes
Nursing Essays
Introduction: The National Screening Programmes in Ireland. There are a number of national screening programmes in Ireland for cancer. The purpose of a screening programme for cancer is to detect the... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Reflection on Genetics and Cancer
Nursing Essays
Introduction: Genetics Reflection Essay – Cancer  Nowadays, cancer has great repercussions in the society of the United States and throughout the world as it is one of the leading causes of de... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020