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Breast Care Certification Review

Author(s): Connie Henke Yarbro, RN, MS, FAAN, Adjunct Clinical Professor, University of Missouri Sinclair School of Nursing, Columbia, Missouri, Editor, Seminars in Oncology Nursing
Debra Wujcik, RN, PhD, FAAN, AOCN, Administrative Director Clinical Trials Shared Resource, Vanderbilt Ingram Cancer Center, Associate Professor, Vanderbilt University School of Nursing
Barbara Holmes Gobel, RN, MS, AOCN, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Chicago, Illinois
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  • ISBN-13: 9781449672669
  • Product With Access Code    154 pages      © 2013
Price: $108.95 US List
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Breast Care Certification Review is the first comprehensive learning package designed to help prepare oncology nurses become certified in caring for patients with breast cancer. Providing numerous practice questions with comprehensive answer rationales, it is the essential guide for nurses planning to sit for the Certified Breast Care Nurse (CBCN) examination.

Organized around the eight areas tested on the CBCN Blueprint:

  • Breast Health
  • Diagnosis and Staging
  • Treatment Modalities
  • Symptom Management
  • Psychosocial and Spiritual
  • Survivorship
  • End of Life Care
  • Professional Performance and Education

Included with the book is an online Access Code for Navigate TestPrep, a dynamic and fully hosted online assessment tool designed to help nurses prepare for certification examinations by offering case-based questions, detailed rationales, and robust reporting. Navigate TestPrep: Breast Care Certification Review is also sold separately.

  • Randomized questions create new exams on each attempt
  • Monitors results on practice examinations with score tracking and time on each task
  • Reporting tools evaluate progress and results on each attempt

Interested in learning more? Visit our Navigate website.

Chapter  1  Breast Health: Risk Assessment and Reduction, Screening, Early Detection
Chapter  2  Diagnosis and Staging
Chapter  3  Treatment Modalities: Local and Systemic
Chapter  4  Symptom Management
Chapter  5  Psychosocial and Spiritual
Chapter  6  Survivorship
Chapter  7  End of Life Care
Chapter  8  Professional Performance and Education

Connie Henke Yarbro, RN, MS, FAAN-Adjunct Clinical Professor, University of Missouri Sinclair School of Nursing, Columbia, Missouri, Editor, Seminars in Oncology Nursing

Connie Henke Yarbro, RN, MS, FAAN, is Adjunct Clinical Associate Professor, Sinclair School of Nursing and Clinical Associate Professor, Department of Medicine and at the University of Missouri-Columbia, and Editor-in-Chief of Seminars in Oncology Nursing.  One of the founders of the Oncology Nursing Society (ONS) in 1975, she served as the first Treasurer (1975-1979) and President of the ONS (1979-1983).  In 1981, she founded the ONS Foundation and served as President from 1982-1988.  She has served on the Board of Trustees for the Association of Community Cancer Centers, the American Association for Cancer Education, advisory panels for the National Institutes of Health, U.S. Pharmacopeia, and numerous other committees and advisory panels.  She is one of three editors of the comprehensive textbook of oncology nursing, Cancer Nursing: Principles and Practice (7th ed), Cancer Symptom Management (3rd ed), Oncology Nursing Review (4th ed),  Breast Care Certification Review, and co-editor of Oncology Nursing in the Ambulatory Setting and Cancer Pain Management (2nd ed).  She has published over 90 articles and book chapters on topics related to cancer nursing and care, and is a national and international lecturer.  She is Past President of the International Society for Nurses in Cancer Care (ISNCC), served on the Medical Advisory Board of CancerSource.com, the Board of Directors for the Center for Biomedical Continuing Education, and the Alternative and Complementary Methods of Cancer Management Committee of the American Cancer Society.  She has received numerous local, national and international awards.

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Debra Wujcik, RN, PhD, FAAN, AOCN-Administrative Director Clinical Trials Shared Resource, Vanderbilt Ingram Cancer Center, Associate Professor, Vanderbilt University School of Nursing

Debra Wujcik is the Interim Administrative Director of the Vanderbilt Ingram Cancer Center Clinical Trials Shared Resource and the Director of Clinical Trials at Meharry. She is also an Associate Professor at the Vanderbilt University School of Nursing and a fellow in the American Academy of Nursing.  Dr. Wujcik has multiple presentations and publications in clinical areas of expertise including targeted cancer therapies and cancer clinical trials and recently co-edited the 7th Edition of Cancer Nursing: Principles and Practice.  She is the editor of ONS Connect, the news magazine of the Oncology Nursing Society. Dr. Wujcik received her BSN and MSN from the University of Pittsburgh and her PhD from the University of Utah. Her research focuses on identifying and decreasing barriers to clinical trial participation and cancer screening in minority and medically underserved populations. 

 

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Barbara Holmes Gobel, RN, MS, AOCN-Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Chicago, Illinois

  • "...the only certification review book based on the Oncology Nursing Certification Corporation blueprint for Certified Breast Care Nurses that provides an evidence-based study guide. The questions and answers are comprehensive and focus on the important aspects of oncology nursing and breast cancer care. This is a well-written review that I would recommend for oncology nurses, especially those working with oncologists specializing in breast cancer, who are preparing to sit for their CBCN exam." - Sandra Joy Peacock, RN, BSN, MBA, University of New Mexico Cancer Center, Doody's Review Service